What’s the difference between being a resident and a citizen in Sweden?
FOR MEMBERS

What’s the difference between being a resident and a citizen in Sweden?

Once you've lived in Sweden for a certain amount of time, you'll become eligible for permanent residence and, in many cases, Swedish citizenship.

EXPLAINED: What Brits need to know about Sweden’s new post-Brexit bill

EXPLAINED: What Brits need to know about Sweden’s new post-Brexit bill

Swedish Migration Agency to slash up to 146 jobs

Swedish Migration Agency to slash up to 146 jobs

Migration Agency rejects residence permit, then waits 20 months to tell applicant

Migration Agency rejects residence permit, then waits 20 months to tell applicant

Sweden scraps automatic asylum for Syrians after six years

Sweden scraps automatic asylum for Syrians after six years

Why an Iranian journalist fled an official delegation to stay in Sweden

Why an Iranian journalist fled an official delegation to stay in Sweden

New rules give doctoral students less time to apply for residence permits

New rules give doctoral students less time to apply for residence permits

Deported sales engineer wins work permit case against Sweden’s Migration Agency

Deported sales engineer wins work permit case against Sweden’s Migration Agency

Two young children to be deported from Sweden without their mother

Two young children to be deported from Sweden without their mother

Deported engineer loses court case against Sweden over work permit rejection

Deported engineer loses court case against Sweden over work permit rejection

Sweden’s Migration Agency phones hacked with vulgar greeting

Sweden’s Migration Agency phones hacked with vulgar greeting

Work permit rules complicate cross-border commuting for non-EU citizens

Work permit rules complicate cross-border commuting for non-EU citizens

Threats against Migration Agency staff on the rise

Threats against Migration Agency staff on the rise

More than 1,000 Brits apply for Swedish passports after Brexit

More than 1,000 Brits apply for Swedish passports after Brexit

How to get a faster decision on your Swedish citizenship or permit application
FOR MEMBERS

How to get a faster decision on your Swedish citizenship or permit application

Readers reveal: How Sweden’s record-long queues for citizenship have affected us

Readers reveal: How Sweden’s record-long queues for citizenship have affected us

Explained: What’s going on with Sweden’s record-long citizenship queues?
FOR MEMBERS

Explained: What’s going on with Sweden’s record-long citizenship queues?

Waiting times for Swedish citizenship rise to over three years for the first time

Waiting times for Swedish citizenship rise to over three years for the first time

Stockholm drone entrepreneur faces deportation for cutting own salary

Stockholm drone entrepreneur faces deportation for cutting own salary

‘The image of a victim is not what I want’

‘The image of a victim is not what I want’

Swedish MP takes sales engineer’s work permit rejection to parliament

Swedish MP takes sales engineer’s work permit rejection to parliament

Work permit success! Syrian tech star back in Sweden after deportation threat

Work permit success! Syrian tech star back in Sweden after deportation threat

American student told to leave Sweden over money error: ‘I feel very frustrated’

American student told to leave Sweden over money error: ‘I feel very frustrated’

How two rejected asylum seekers spent a month living at a Stockholm airport

How two rejected asylum seekers spent a month living at a Stockholm airport

Sweden refugees sleep outside for second night

Sweden refugees sleep outside for second night