Introduction
Visa applications are to be submitted at the Sweden Visa Application Center’s at London or Edinburgh (UK). All applications will be assessed by The Embassy of Sweden, London. The Visa Application Centres are operated by VF Services (UK) Limited.

For Prospective Applicants
If you wish to apply for a visa for Sweden, we strongly recommend that you read the information on this site. The provided guidelines will help you prepare your application as accurately as possible and to prevent any processing delays.

Visa Applying Process
Step 1 : Only Transit, Tourists, Business, Family/ Friend visits and Dependents/ Spouses of EEA Nationals applications are accepted at the VFS application centre
Step 2 : ALL applicants traveling MUST apply in person - On arriving at the visa application centre, you will be required to take a token at the entrance and be seated in the waiting area – you will next be called to our submission counter where your application and supporting documents will be scrutinized – your photograph and passport will be checked for validity – Finally, you will be issued a receipt for the fees and service charge paid as an acknowledgement. Please carry the originals and copies of all documents. Applicants requiring special physical assistance are requested to contact our helpline prior to visiting our centre so that appropriate support can be offered.Mandatory - Please Schedule an appointment at the visa application centre to submit your Short Stay Transit, Tourists, Business, Family/ Friend visit and Dependents/ Spouses of EEA Nationals application. click on the link to Schedule Appointment . Edinburgh is a walk- in center, please click on the ‘contact us’ link for details. Please note that you should submit your visa application no more than 90 days prior to your date of travel.
Step 3 : Please go to the link “All about your Visas” to choose the right visa category for you and the documentary requirements to make the visa application.
Step 4 : Mandatory - Please Schedule an appointment at the visa application centre to submit your Short Stay Transit, Tourists, Business, Family/ Friend visit and Dependents/ Spouses of EEA Nationals application. click on the link to Schedule Appointment . Edinburgh is a walk- in center, please click on the ‘contact us’ link for details. Please note that you should submit your visa application no more than 90 days prior to your date of travel.

Track Your Application Online
If you have already applied for a Visa through the Sweden Visa Application Centre, you can Track Your Application using our Visa Application Status Tracking Service.
 

Useful Information
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