Information about the handling of visa and migration issues during Covid-19

16 Aug 2020

Due to the rapid spread of Covid-19, no applications for Schengen visas from Iran will be processed at the moment. All scheduled appointments in 2020 for interviews in residence permit cases have also been postponed until 2021.

The embassy will contact all applicants concerned with information about a new preliminary appointment, starting in January 2021. For more information, please click here.

The Embassy will continue to receive applicants who wish to pick up their passports and already concluded visa/residence permit decisions. Residence permit cards (UT-cards) will also be handed out.

Iranian, Iraqi and Afghan citizens with concluded residence permit cases can request an appointment for biometrics through our webpage. Available timeslots are distributed in the following order of priority:

1. Applicants granted a permit due to study/work, whose permits are at risk of being revoked.
2. Applicants granted a permit due to study/work.
3. Applicants granted a permit as a family member of someone residing in Sweden.

All visits require you to book an appointment. To book an appointment with the migration section, please click here. The Migration section can be contacted by e-mail:

Last updated 28 Jul 2020, 5.36 PM