Embassy of sweden London, United Kingdom

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Amendments to the ban on entry from the UK

14 Jan 2021

The Government decided today on certain amendments to the ban on entry into Sweden from the United Kingdom and Denmark. The amendments have been made to enable children and parents to spend time together and to facilitate certain medical transport services from Denmark. In addition, the time-limited ordinance will be extended until 31 January 2021.



travel advice uk


Planning a trip to the UK? On this page you will find the latest information and links. Please note that extended travel information is found in the Swedish section of our website. 


Apply for a passport

To apply for a new passport you need to book an appointment online. It's important to fill in the forms ahead of your appointment at the Embassy. We release new appointments every Friday, sometime between 9am and 12noon.

Visit Sweden

Visit or move to Sweden

Information about visiting Sweden, including current travel restrictions, and moving to Sweden to work, live or study. As the UK have left the EU rules on migration have changed. The freedom of movement and residence will not be the same for British citizens from 2021. 


The UK has left EU

The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020. From 1 January 2021 the relationship between the UK and the EU is governed by a new agreement on trade and co-operation, as well as be a previously reached withdrawal agreement. If you plan to move to the UK a new Immigration Law is in place from 1 January 2021.


Consular service for Swedish citizens

Are you a Swedish citizen in need of information regarding citizenship, passports or other?

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About Sweden

Working in Sweden, travel to Sweden, study in Sweden or just interested in Sweden?

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Sweden & United Kingdom

Swedish Tech

Start up capitals

Sweden and the UK have traditionally strong trade relations. In recent years the tech industry has impacted the bilateral bond. There is an evident tech bridge between UK and Sweden and the traffic is high. Both London and Stockholm are widely described as the tech start up capitals and the Silicon Valleys of Europe.

Tech Bridge

Be part of the discussions

The Embassy of Sweden in London together with Natalia Brzezinski and prominent guests elaborate on startup eco systems, disruptive technologies and business models and the ever changing trade relations between people and nations.

SE UK brygga


The Anglo-Swedish Literary Foundation (ASLF) promotes cultural exchange between Sweden and the UK. The encouragement of cultural intercourse between Sweden and the British Islands through the promotion and diffusion of knowledge and appreciation of Swedish culture in the British Islands.


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Welcome to Sweden

Plan your holiday on Sweden's official website for tourism and travel information.

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Study in Sweden

Universities in Sweden

Studyinsweden.se is the official resource on higher education in Sweden for international students.

Guidance for international students outside EU/EES due to the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Doing business with Sweden

Here you can get comprehensive information on how to do business with Sweden.

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If you suspect that a crime or irregularities have occurred in connection with Swedish Foreign Service activities, please report to MFA Head of Compliance.

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