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Temporary entry ban to Sweden and changed procedures for visa application due to entry ban

02 Sep 2020

The temporary entry ban began to apply on March 19, 2020 and concerns non-essential trips to Sweden from countries outside the EEA and Switzerland. The purpose is to prevent the spread of the corona virus. The entry ban has been extended a number of times. On July 2, the government decided to extend the entry ban until August 31 and ease restrictions for more travelers. On August 27, a decision was taken to extend the entry ban until October 31.


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