Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in Canberra

Postal address

Embassy of Sweden in Canberra
5 Turrana Street
Yarralumla ACT 2600
Australia

Visit us

Embassy of Sweden in Canberra
5 Turrana Street
Yarralumla ACT 2600
Australia

Phone

+61 2 6270 2700

Fax

+61 2 6270 2755

Please note that the visa line will be closed on Friday 1 July 2022.

E-MAIL
ambassaden.canberra@gov.se

To visit the Embassy of Sweden in Canberra, a pre-booked appointment is required. If you plan to travel to Canberra from another state or territory in Australia, or from another country within the Embassy’s area of responsibility, please book your appointment at the Embassy before booking any travel or accommodation. 

Visiting hours

Monday-Thursday: 09.00-12.00 and 14.00-16.00
Friday: 09.00-12.00 and 14.00-15.00

Phone hours
Monday-Friday 09.00-11.00

Phone hours migration section
Wednesday and Friday: 10.30-12.00

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

For emergency consular assistance to Swedes abroad outside of the Embassy’s office hours, please call the Embassy’s switchboard and press “0” to be transferred to the Ministry for Foreign Affairs' consular emergency service in Sweden “UD-jouren”. The Ministry for Foreign Affairs' consular emergency service is staffed 24 hours a day, every day of the year, and can also be reached from abroad on the direct number +46 8 405 50 05.

Consular section
ambassaden.canberra-pass@gov.se

The Embassy’s consular section handles questions concerning Swedish passports, citizenship, coordination numbers, national ID cards, driving licenses, pension, as well as general enquiries from Swedes abroad.

To book an appointment to visit the Embassy of Sweden in Canberra in a consular matter, please send an email to the consular section in which you provide information about the purpose for your visit, your full name, Swedish personal identity number or coordination number, phone number, as well as information about your availability.

Applications for Swedish passports are processed on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 09.00-12.00 and 14.00-16.00. For information about availability for visits in other consular related matters, please contact the consular section for further assistance.

Migration section
ambassaden.canberra-visum@gov.se

Phone hours Wednesday and Friday: 10.30-12.00

The Embassy’s migration section handles questions concerning Swedish visas, residence permits, work permits, as well as general enquiries about travelling or moving to Sweden.

To book an appointment to visit the Embassy of Sweden in Canberra in a migration matter, please send an email to the migration section in which you provide information about the purpose for your visit, your full name, control number for any current residence permit application, phone number, as well as information about your availability.

Interviews in residence permit cases are held on Mondays and Wednesdays at 14.00. For information about availability for visits in other migration related matters, please contact the migration section for further assistance.

 

Public holidays 2022:

  • January 6 (Thursday)
    Twelfth Day
  • January 26 (Wednesday)
    Australia Day
  • March 14 (Monday)
    Canberra Day
  • April 15 (Friday)
    Good Friday
  • April 18 (Monday)
    Easter Monday
  • April 25 (Monday)
    ANZAC Day
  • May 30 (Monday)
    Reconciliation day
  • June 6 (Monday)
    Swedish National Day
  • June 13 (Monday)
    Queen's Birthday
  • June 24 (Friday)
    Midsummer's Eve
  • October 3 (Monday)
    Labour Day (Australia)
  • December 26 (Monday)
    Boxing Day