Extension of temporary entry ban to Sweden until 31 August 2020 and easing of restrictions for more travellers
To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. On 2 July the Government decided to extend the entry ban until 31 August 2020. At the same time, the Government decided to ease the restrictions for more travellers.
Due to the coronavirus and the temporary entry ban to Sweden, the Swedish Migration Agency has decided that the majority of visa applications will be rejected. This applies if you wish to visit Sweden and are a citizen of a country outside the EU.
Scandinavia’s largest contemporary dance company - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani – will be performing the two productions ”Noetic” and ”Icon”, both by Belgian/ Moroccan choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
A group of young women from the outskirts of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, meet at the feminist education center to study to become car mechanics. “Ouaga Girls” is a poetic coming-of-age story of sisterhood, life choices, and the strife of finding your own path.
Swedish cellist and bassist Lars Danielsson has played with an almost endless list of international stars like Michael and Randy Brecker, John Scofield and Charles Lloyd. In Zurich Danielsson is going to play “Liberetto” together with French piano player Grégory Privat.
Best of Swedish Shorts: Cinématte, Bern (10 August, 20:00)
Since 2009 the Cinématte Bern has been organizing short film evenings, showing new Swedish short film productions in cooperation with the Swedish Embassy in Bern. Now ...
E-mail address for passport inquiries
Please Contact the Swedish Embassy in Bern. Phone: +41 31 328 70 00 E-mail: email@example.com
The Embassy is currently working on recruiting a new Honorary Consul responsible for Geneva, Vaud, Valais/ Wallis, Neuchâtel and Fribourg/ Freiburg. Until the Honorary Consul assume office we kindly refer visitors to the Embassy in Bern.
The consulate in Zürich will be closed between the 20 of December 2019 and the 6 of January 2020. The consulate will be open as usual from the 7 of January 2020.
Honorary Consul: Birgitta Arve
Assistent: Carin Frisk