I need to book an appointment to apply for a passport - how do I go about it?

26 Feb 2024

The Embassy receives a lot of questions from Swedish citizens in the UK about applying for passports. Here we clarify the different ways you can apply for a Swedish passport.

As a Swedish citizen in the UK there is a number of ways to apply for a passport. The Embassy's consular section is, above all, a complementary institution in issuing passports for Swedes and is not equipped to issue passports for all Swedes in the UK. It is therefore important that you are aware of the alternatives available to you in regard to applying for a passport, and that you allow enough time to apply for one.

The alternatives to apply for a passport are:

This list is exhaustive and exceptions are generally not made.

Remember that regardless of where you apply for a passport, you will need to bring all necessary documentation. Please find more information and links to the forms you must bring here.

Do you have more questions about passports?

See frequent questions and answers here.

Last updated 26 Feb 2024, 11.24 AM