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Sweden & Sudan

Applying for a visa to visit Sweden or Norway

If you intend to visit Sweden or Norway and are a citizen of a non-EU country, you may need a visa. A visa is a permit to travel to and stay in a country for a maximum of 90 days. If you intend to stay in Sweden for longer than 90 days you will need a visitors’ residence permit.

March 18 the Swedish Government decided to issue an entry ban to Sweden for 30 days, coming into force March 19 2020. You can find more information here.


General information 

Here you can find information such as:

  • What nationalities need a visa to travel to Sweden
  • Where to apply
  • Reasons to apply
  • When to apply
  • Duration of validity of the visa

Follow the link for more information General Schengen visa information.

Applying for Schengen Visa

The Swedish Embassy in Khartoum handle applications to Sweden and Norway.

Note! At the moment all applications to Norway are handed by the Norwegian Embassy in Nairobi.

If you want to book an appointment and apply for a Schengen Visa follow the link for further information. How to apply.

Granted visa applications

If you have been granted a visa make sure to read the following information. Granted visa applications.

Rejected visa applications

If you have questions about what happens if you get rejected or if you want information on how to appeal follow this link. Rejection of visa applications.


You can also contact us via phone or e-mail. Visit the contact page for more information. 

Basic information about: Visiting Sweden

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