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Consulate-General New York, USA

Local time New York
12:39 PM
22 May 2020

Open for Appointments as of June 8

The Consulate General of Sweden in New York will be open for passports appointments as of June 8, 2020. You will be able to pick up passports and request coordination numbers and other non-passport related services as of June 19. All passport applicants who have scheduled appointments for June have been contacted directly via email to confirm their appointments. For urgent matters, such as emergency passports, please email or call - generalkonsulat.new-york@gov.se, tel 212-583-2560 between 10am - 1pm Monday - Fiday. As of June 8, our phone hours will be 2pm - 3pm, Monday - Friday.

13 May 2020

Travel Advice USA

Are you a Swedish traveler in the USA? We recommend that all temporary visitors from Sweden in the United States consider the possibility of returning to Sweden with some urgency. Follow the link for current travel advice, including a list of scheduled flights from the US to Europe, and updates on the coronavirus outbreak. We also recommend that you download UD Resklar App and enable push notifications.

Travel Advice (In Swedish only)
14 May 2020

Extension of temporary entry ban to the EU via Sweden due to COVID-19

Today the Government decided to extend the temporary entry ban to the EU via Sweden until 15 June. The decision was taken following a recommendation of the European Commission. The aim of the entry ban is, as previously, to mitigate the effects of the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and reduce the outbreak of COVID-19. 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.

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13 May 2020

Advisal against all international travel

Due to the widespread outbreak of the coronavirus and the rapidly changing and uncertain situation that exists for travelers, the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has extended its decision to advise against all non-essential international travel until July 15, 2020.

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