How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden
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How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden

Like Sweden so much you want to stay forever – or even become a Swede? The process can seem daunting, so The Local has summarised what you need to know about getting Swedish citizenship or the right to stay in Sweden permanently.

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

Swedish language tests for citizenship: Here’s what we know about the proposal so far
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Swedish language tests for citizenship: Here’s what we know about the proposal so far

Sweden proposes language requirement for would-be citizens

Sweden proposes language requirement for would-be citizens

How waiting times for Swedish citizenship have risen since 2018

How waiting times for Swedish citizenship have risen since 2018

How international residents feel about Swedish tests for immigrants

How international residents feel about Swedish tests for immigrants

How to get a faster decision on your Swedish citizenship or permit application
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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?
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Explained: What’s going on with Sweden’s record-long citizenship queues?

Tell us: How long have you been waiting for Swedish citizenship?

Tell us: How long have you been waiting for Swedish citizenship?

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

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