Apply online for permission to work in Sweden

This is where you submit your application for a permit to work in Sweden. When applying online you are given clear instructions about how to fill in your application and what you should send with the application. This makes it easier for you to apply correctly and increases your chances of a quick decision.

Complete the information below to proceed.

Disturbances may occur in this electronic application service on Sunday 29 March 16:30 – 18:30 (appr.) (Swedish time) due to maintenance work.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

What country are you a citizen of?

Do you have long-term resident status in another EU country?

Is this a new application or do you want to extend an existing work permit? If you have some other permit than a work permit (for example a study permit) you must choose “New application”.

For how long do you intend to stay in Sweden?

Are you at present in Sweden?

NOTE! To use our online application your web browser must allow JavaScript.
If you are unable to use Javascript, you can find information on how to apply on forms under the various headings below Working in Sweden.

Last updated: 10 February 2015