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Apply for a work permit in Sweden

If you are a citizen of a country outside the EU and wish to work in Sweden, in most cases you need a work permit.

The quickest and easiest way to apply for a work permit is to apply online. Applications over the internet are submitted directly to the Swedish Migration Agency.

Swedish Migration Agency's web application

If you cannot or do not wish to apply online, you can submit your application documents in person at the Swedish embassy. For more information on how to submit your application at the embassy in Skopje, please click here.

Rules and required documents

The most updated information on what documentation that is required when applying for work permit can be found at the Swedish Migration Agency's webpage. You can also find more information by clicking on the links below. 

If you are interested in working in Sweden, you can also find comprehensive information at the website Working in Sweden.

Working in Sweden

Apply for a work permit

In order t o work in Sweden, you must have a work permit.

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