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. The Government has decided to extend the entry ban until 31 October 2020.
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.
On Rosh Hashanah, the Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven announced that the Government will appropriate an additional 10 MSEK to the Living History Forum, to prepare for a museum on the Holocaust, in Sweden.