About abroad United Kingdom

Passport in the UK

In the yellow menu below you will find links to more information about ordinary passports, emergency passports, and more.

Regardless of whether you live in Sweden or the UK, you can apply for a passport/id-card at the Swedish Police. Please find information about applying for passports in Sweden, and how to book an appointment here.

If you apply for a passport in Sweden, you can ask to have it sent to the UK for collection. More information about collecting your passport here.

Should you be unable to travel to Sweden to apply for a passport, the Embassy can offer a limited number of Swedish citizens the opportunity to renew their passports in London. Appointments at the Embassy in London can only be booked online and are released continuously for three months ahead.

High demand for appointments can sometimes lead to technical problems. Please ensure you have received a booking confirmation before attending your appointment at the Embassy.

Checklists

Remember to read the checklist before you come to your scheduled appointment to make sure that you have everything you need for your application.

Checklist: Passport/ID-card applications adults (over 18)

Checklist: Passport/ID-card applications children (under 18)

Checklist: Swedish ID no/Reg child

Coordination numbers

To be able to apply for a Swedish passport/id-card, a personal id number or a coordination number is required. More information here.