Welcome to the Swedish Migra­tion Agency

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Extension for people from Ukraine

Those who have protection under the Temporary Protection Directive can now apply for an extended residence permit. You must apply in an e‑service that is open from 29 January to 4 March 2024.

Information about applying for an extension

Frequently asked questions and answers about extended protection under the Temporary Protection Directive

The Swedish Migra­tion Agency answers

The Swedish Migra­tion Agency answers

For obvious reasons, migration cases involving children can spark strong emotions and reactions. In this article we explain how that works and what the law actually says about children’s rights.

Read the article here

Here you will find previously published articles in the series The Swedish Migration Agency answers

Our mission

The Swedish Migration Agency's mission includes considering applications from people who want to live in Sweden, visit the country, seek protection from persecution or be granted Swedish citizenship. The Swedish Migration Agency is commissioned by parliament and government, who set the Swedish asylum and migration policy.

The Swedish Migration Agency's mission

Working at the Swedish Migra­tion Agency

There is a wide and varied range of work at the Swedish Migration Agency. It requires staff with various educational backgrounds, for example law, legal science and social science.

Job vacancies (only in Swedish)