The Governments of Sweden and Japan has today signed a Working Holiday Agreement. The Agreement strengthen long-term bilateral relations between the countries and provides opportunities for young people between the age of 18 and 30 to experience the culture and general way of life in Sweden and Japan.
You can benefit from the Agreement by applying for the special working holiday Visa which allows you to stay in the other country for up to a year with the right to partially to support your stay through work.
You will be able to apply for the Visa after the agreement has entered into force. This will take place after the necessary administrative procedures have been finalized. The Embassy will publish more information about where and how to apply when the agreement has entered into force.
Japan is the 9th country or region with which Sweden has established a working holiday scheme.