Embassy of sweden Cairo, Egypt

Local time Cairo
9:16 AM
04 Feb 2021

Temporary entry ban to Sweden

To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. Due to the coronavirus and the temporary entry ban to Sweden, the Swedish Migration Agency has decided that the majority of visa applications will be rejected.

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Negative COVID-19 test required for entry into Sweden

08 Feb 2021

On 3 February 2021, the Swedish Government decided that foreign nationals will have to present a negative test result for ongoing COVID-19 infection upon entry into Sweden.

08 Feb 2021

The embassy currently has long waiting times for passport and coordination number applications

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, we are grateful if you cancel your booking. Canceled times can then be booked by someone else. To apply for a Swedish passport, an appointment is required. You book an appointment by e-mailing the Embassy at ambassaden.kairo@gov.se. Mention the name, personal identity number and telephone number of the person to whom the application concerns. It is often faster and cheaper to apply for a passport in Sweden. More information on how to apply can be found on the website of the Swedish Police Authority.

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