Application forms must be completed in English or Swedish. Documents issued by the authorities in your country or origin are to be submitted together with a translation in English or Swedish by an authorized translator.
AVOID OTHER PEOPLE SELLING SERVICES
Please note that Embassy of Sweden does not have any accredited travel agent. The embassy only cooperates with VFS Global. The embassy has nothing to do with sellers outside the premises of the embassy or the VFS Global office who offer services for payment. No sellers can influence either the processing period or the decision.
If you find that any of the Embassy or VFS Global staff offer you a visa for money (in addition to the visa fee), for other favors or else behave in a corrupt way please send an email to email@example.com
The following checklists refer to applicants from Thailand and third nationals legally residing in Malaysia. Checklists for citizens from Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, and the Philippines, click here.
If you apply for a visa to visit Sweden on business, you need the documents listes on our checklist.
Note that you may need a work permit together with your visa.
If you apply for a visa to visit relatives and friends, you need the documents listed on our checklist. For applicant/co-applicant under 18 years old, additional documents should be submitted as stated under section Minors on the checklist.
If you apply for a visa to visit Sweden, you need the documents listed on our checklist. For applicant/co-applicant under 18 years old, additional documents should be submitted as stated under section Minors on the checklist.
If you apply for a visa to visit Sweden for a sporting or cultural purpose, you need the documents listed below.
Enough money to support yourself during your stay. In general, Sweden requires you to have SEK 450 per day/person. This can be proven with a bank statement or pay slips for the past three months. If the person who is inviting you to Sweden will be paying for your support, he/she needs to submit bank statement or pay slips. Please not that last years tax record usually is not considered sufficient.
Invitation Form - English
Invitation Form - Swedish
Please note that a Schengen visa is valid only for 90 days. If you intend to visit Sweden more than 90 days, apply for a Visitors Permit.