Brexit - United Kingdom exiting the EU

The UK will leave the EU. This will bring changes for Swedish citizens and companies in the UK. Here you, as a Swedish citizen, will find information on in what way brexit may affect you.

On 29 October 2019 the European Council adopted the decision to extend Article 50. The extension will last until 31 January 2020 or, if the withdrawal agreement is ratified by both parties, the withdrawal can take place on 1 December 2019 or 1 January 2020. 

Swedish citizen living in or moving to the UK?

It is important that you keep yourself informed. 

You will find comprehensive information about brexit in the Swedish section of our website. Please follow this link.

 If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the Embassy.


Telephone +44 20 7917 6400 (see contact page for opening hours) or Fridays 1.30-3pm (from 6 September) +44 20 7917 6470.  

As a Swedish citizens living in the UK you will need to apply for settled status. The application is open and you will find all information via this link.

Links for more information

Questions on Swedish citizenship or moving to Sweden?

For individuals who want to apply for Swedish citizenship, see information on the Swedish Migration Agency’s website.

Here is a link to The British government: Living in Sweden

You will also find useful information on Skatteverket's website. 

Last updated 29 Oct 2019, 5.05 PM