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Embassy of Sweden
P.M.B. 569
Garki, Abuja FCT


41 T. Y. Danjuma Street
Asokoro District


+234 9 9047 302 - 09.00-12.00
Migration issues
+234 701 1979062 - må-torsdag 14.00-15.00

Migration issues

Embassy office hours:

Migration: The Embassy will only accept pre-booked appointments. Until further notice, the Embassy will no longer accept drop-in appointments.

To book an appointment, please contact the Migration Section at or by phone on 0701 197 9062, between 2 and 3 p.m., Monday-Thursday. Please provide your full name and a copy of your government ID when contacting the embassy.

Other business: Monday - Friday 9-11 am.

Telephone hours for migration related questions:

+234 701 1979062 Monday-Thursday 2-3 pm.
You are always welcome to send your questions by e-mail to 
For other issues +234 9 9047 302 Monday-Friday 9 am-12 pm.

To further improve service, VFS Global currently receives visa applications on behalf of Sweden in Nigeria. Please check the VFS Global website for the application centre’s address and opening hours and for other practical information.

Since February 1st 2022 the Embassy of Sweden in Abuja is no longer processing Schengen visas. Citizens from Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, and Sierra Leone travelling to Sweden and for applicants with other nationalities who are legally residing in any of these countries and intend to travel to Sweden are to submit their applications with VFS Global in Lagos or Abuja, Nigeria. The applications are handled by the Swedish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.

Sweden is also handling Schengen visa applications for travellers to Latvia and Slovakia. These applications are also handled by the Swedish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya. 

Inquiries about Schengen visas should be addressed to the Embassy of Sweden in Nairobi by email ( or phone. The Embassy´s phone hours are Monday and Wednesdays 2-3 pm and Fridays 10-11 am local Kenyan time. See the Embassy´s Website for holidays and such Contact - Sweden Abroad

If you have questions about residence permits applications, please send an e-mail to

Changes of opening hours

Monday 29 May 2023 the Embassy is closed to visitors and for telephone calls due to the Presidential inauguration.

Holidays 2023

The Embassy is closed on the following days:

  • Friday 6 January
  • Friday 7 April
    Good Friday
  • Monday 10 April
    Easter Monday
  • Monday-Tuesday 24-25 April
  • Monday 1 May
    International Worker's Day
  • Friday 2 June
    National Day of Sweden (in lieu)
  • Friday 23 June
  • Friday 30 June
    Id el Kabir
  • Monday 2 October
    Nigerian Independence Day (in lieu)
  • Monday 25 December
    Christmas Day
  • Tuesday 26 December
    Boxing day