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Embassy of SwedenAbuja, Nigeria

Local time 4:26 AM


Postal address

Embassy of Sweden
P.M.B. 569
Garki, Abuja FCT

Visit us

41 T. Y. Danjuma Street
Asokoro District


+234 9 9047 302
Migration issues
+234 701 1979062

Migration issues

Embassy office hours:

Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 5.00pm
Friday 8.00am - 1.30pm

The Embassy will only accept pre-booked appointments. Until further notice, the Embassy will no longer accept drop-in appointments.

Contact and telephone hours

For migration related questions:

To book an appointment or to ask questions about residence permit applications, please write to the Migration Section at or by phone on +234 701 197 9062, Monday-Thursday 2pm - 3pm, . Please provide your full name and a copy of your government ID when contacting the Embassy.

For consular or other issues:

To book an appointment or to ask questions, please write to or make a phone call on +234 9 9047 302 Monday-Friday 9 am-12 pm 

Schengen Visa information:

Since February 1st 2022 the Embassy of Sweden in Abuja is no longer processing Schengen visas. Citizens from Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, and Sierra Leone travelling to Sweden and for applicants with other nationalities who are legally residing in any of these countries and intend to travel to Sweden are to submit their applications with VFS Global in Lagos or Abuja, Nigeria. The applications are handled by the Swedish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya. Please check the VFS Global website for the application centre’s address and opening hours and for other practical information.

Sweden is also handling Schengen visa applications for travellers to Latvia and Slovakia. These applications are also handled by the Swedish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya. 

Inquiries about Schengen visas should be addressed to the Embassy of Sweden in Nairobi by email ( or phone.  See the Embassy´s Website: Contact - Sweden Abroad

Holidays 2023

The Embassy is closed on the following days:

  • Friday 6 January
  • Friday 7 April
    Good Friday
  • Monday 10 April
    Easter Monday
  • Monday-Tuesday 24-25 April
  • Monday 1 May
    International Worker's Day
  • Friday 2 June
    National Day of Sweden (in lieu)
  • Friday 23 June
  • Friday 30 June
    Id el Kabir
  • Monday 2 October
    Nigerian Independence Day (in lieu)
  • Monday 25 December
    Christmas Day
  • Tuesday 26 December
    Boxing day