Embassy of sweden Washington, USA

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10:00 AM
24 Nov 2020

Embassy open to limited consular services by appointment only

Due to COVID-19, the Embassy is implementing a number of actions to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus and to ensure the health and safety of our colleagues and our community. We follow the guidelines and recommendations from local authorities and will gradually open as the District of Columbia Government move into the different phases of reopening. DC is currently in a modified Phase Two (out of three) as of November 25. In Phase Two, the Embassy is offering limited consular services by appointment only. Phone hours are: Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00-1:00 pm), 202-467-2600.

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22 Oct 2020

Temporary entry ban to Sweden

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 22 December 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.

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Frequently asked questions

Event calendar.

  • Papier exhibition in House of Sweden.
    24 Nov 2020
    In accordance with Washington D.C. COVID-19 restrictions, House of Sweden and our exhibitions are temporarily closed again for visitors. In the meantime please enjoy our virtual exhibitions (houseofswedenexhibitions.com) and our many online events and activities.
  • SustainAble Voices exhibition in House of Sweden
    24 Nov 2020
    In accordance with Washington D.C. COVID-19 restrictions, House of Sweden and our exhibitions are temporarily closed again for visitors. In the meantime please enjoy our virtual exhibitions (houseofswedenexhibitions.com) and our many online events and activities.
  • Smart Mobility exhibition in House of Sweden
    24 Nov 2020
    In accordance with Washington D.C. COVID-19 restrictions, House of Sweden and our exhibitions are temporarily closed again for visitors. In the meantime please enjoy our virtual exhibitions (houseofswedenexhibitions.com) and our many online events and activities.

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