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Sweden is located in Scandinavia on the northern part of Europe. It is neighbors with Norway, Finland and Denmark. The most popular tourist destination of the country is Stockholm which also the capital city of Sweden.
Sweden Visa Guide describes the visa application procedure for visits to Sweden with the most up-to-date information. Please find below visa specific rules and regulations that will be useful for you throughout the application process. You can kick off your preparations by purchasing your Sweden Flight Ticket as the initial step.
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Sweden is an EU member state since 1995. It takes part in the Schengen area in which states have jointly agreed their visa requirements towards third country nationals. Therefore, third country citizens who wish to travel to the Schengen area shall apply for a suitable Schengen visa.
Visas for visits to Sweden can be broadly categorized depending on the applicant’s term of stay. Therefore, short-term or long-term visas are granted for different visa types. They can be issued as single-entry, double-entry or multiple-entry visas for visits up to 90 days in periods of 180 days. Single-entry visa grants one-time entrance whereas double-entry visa holders may travel twice in designated timeframe and multiple-entry visa allows for consecutive visits to Sweden.
Schengen visa allows its holder to move freely within the Schengen area for a short period. The Schengen area comprises of 26 European countries, namely the Schengen States, among which border controls are abolished. Therefore, passengers who wish to travel in the Schengen area either for business-related or touristic visits are obliged to obtain Schengen visa for stays up to 90 days within a period of 180 days. The complete list of Schengen States include Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
Please find below the tourist visa requirements and specific application procedures to visit Sweden. Applicants must submit their applications comprising of the requested documents to the Diplomatic Mission or authorized visa application centers in due time.
You can find below the specific documents identified depending on your employment status.
Students or unemployed/retired people who are not in a position to cover their own travel expenses will need to provide the proof of a sponsorship. The sponsor is entitled to certain requirements and is asked to submit the necessary information to support the applicant’s visa request. Sponsorship can be granted by a close family member of the applicant or a host institution who will be responsible throughout the traveler’s stay. You can check our website for further details.
In addition to above mentioned application documents, general requirements include:
The general requirements for non-Europeans wishing to enter the EU conform to above mentioned procedures. In case of an invitation to support the documentation process, contact details of the host organisation or private host including the name, address, relation to the guest, purpose and length of visit shall be enclosed in the application.
Citizens of European countries can benefit from visa-free travel opportunities within the borders of the European Union which covers the territories of 26 member states.
Please find below the fixed visa fees for various categories according to changes made by the authorities as of March 2020. The visa fees includes consultation, submission and processing of your application.
|Short-Stay Visa (Adults)||80€|
|Airport Transit Visa||80€|
|Children Between 6-12 Years of Age||40€|
|Children Younger Than 6 Years of Age||Free of Charge|
|Nationals of Countries which signed the Visa Fee Facilitation Agreement with the EU||35€|
NOTE: This article was prepared in March 2020. Please check up-to-date information published by official sources.
It is possible to indicate your request for a multiple entry visa on the application form. Your request will be evaluated based on the frequency and relevance of your travel to Schengen area upon submission of the evidence of your frequent travels.
Yes, your application may be rejected on certain grounds if the Swedish authorities find your application ineligible. In that case, you will be notified with the reasons of rejection and deadlines for submission of an appeal. You have the right to submit a written appeal in the following three weeks after receiving the outcome of your application.
You can usually track your application status online through application platforms of the diplomatic missions or authorized visa processing centers. You can use the e-service portal if online visa applications are available in your country of residence.
Generally processing of a visa application by the Consulate takes approximately 15 days. However, it may be prolonged up to 30 days and/or exceptionally 60 days for individual cases whereby a more detailed examination is deemed necessary.
Different visa rules and regulations apply for citizens coming from different countries. Nevertheless, your nationality of origin should not be a condition for the issuing of your visa unless you will have submitted all the required documents in due time.
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