Partille Cup and Gothia Cup, sports tournament for youths are held in Sweden in July 2018. The Embassy appreciates if applications for visas for participants are handed in well in advance and at least 15 days before the travel date. Note that all children under the age of 18 must submit an unabridged birth certificate (verified by Commissioner of Oath), ID/ passport (copy) of the guardians (verified by Commissioner of Oath) and a letter of consent for travelling from the guardians of the child (verified by Commissioner of Oath). Application forms must be signed by at least one legal guardian. Participants, leaders and accompanying parents in the above mentioned events will be exempted from the visa application fee with reference to article 16 5(c) and 6 of the Visa Code. You will however need to pay the service fee to the Visa Application Centre. The Embassy of Sweden wishes the teams that travel from South Africa the best of luck in the tournaments!