Sweden, a country dotted with beguiling lakes and forests, offers an enchanting view of the mountains for the travelers and country’s Viking history for the history buffs. You can explore a lot in terms of age-old Swedish customs & traditions, heritage and arts in Sweden and the experience is surely bound to amaze you senses.
Sweden is one of the 26 member countries of Schengen Agreement (1985) and Sweden Schengen Visa allows the Visa-holder to enter any of the 26 Schengen countries. British Nationals are allowed to enter the Schengen zone without a Schengen Visa but UK’s decision to exit the European Union may bring a change to the same in future requiring the UK Citizens To obtain the Schengen Visa; the consequences in this regard are still to come in light.
General Document requirements:
Apart from general documents, following are the specific documents which vary and are required as per the employment status or purpose of visit:
I. Employed: Letter from Organization or Employer confirming the employment+ Current Bank Statement (Last 6 Months from application) + Leave permission from employer + Bank Statement(Last 6 months from application) or Certificate of tax deduction from salary.
II. Self Employed: Copy of Business License+ Bank Statement of Company (Last 6 Months from application) + Letter of Invitation (From concerned authority in case of Business Conference) +Documents confirming status of your employment in business.
III. Student: Letter of Enrollment and NOC (From University) + Student card or certificates (Of the course undertaken)
IV. Retired Individuals: Pension statement (Last 6 months from application)
V. Business Purpose: Invitation letter(From the company in Sweden which you will visit along with the address and date of visit) + Certificate from the employer (affirming your business travel) + Business Bank Statement (Last 6 months from application) + MOA & AOA in original certified copy/Trade License/ Partnership or Proprietorship documents + Letter of Invitation (Must state the coverage of expenses for stay in Sweden either by employer or Company in Sweden)
VI. Medical Purpose: Medical attestation from the hospital or doctor in Sweden ( Stating the medical situation and your date of appointment) + Receipt of medical fees + Local Medical report
VII. Film crew/Cultural/Sports/Religious Purpose: Invitation letter from the concerned authority (Providing details regarding the event, expense coverage etc.) + Name of the crew members + Duration of stay along with a travel itinerary+ Entry tickets of the Event
VIII. Members of Official Delegations: Purpose of journey to Sweden + Duration of stay and place of accommodation + Official Invitation along with identity Proof
IX. Training/Research/Studies/Internship Purpose: Enrollment Certificate + Certificate for the courses attended or completed + Financial Sustenance
X. Spouse of a Swedish citizen: Proof of Swedish Citizenship of Spouse + Original Marriage Certificate (Swedish).
XI. Transit Visa : Entry Permit in transit country+ Valid Visa for destination country.
XII. Minor : Proof of Parent’s Income (Income or Bank Statements) + Swedish Visa Application to be accompanied with authorization by parents or legal guardian.
For any enquiry regarding our services or any doubts regarding the documents for your Swedish Schengen Visa in UK, kindly get into touch with our team. You can call us on 02084323472 or email us – firstname.lastname@example.org
Normally, Swedish Visa takes 7 days to get approved; however according to the below given list, it will take nearly 2 weeks time. Hence, it is recommended that you apply 4 weeks prior to your travel date.
The Sweden Visa fees and the countries whose nationalities’ take up to 16 days to process their Swedish Schengen Visa are listed below:
Visa Centre Fee
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Q. How To Apply?
A.You need to apply online. We will fix an appointment for you in the Embassy. You need to visit the Embassy in person in order to submit your application and documents. You can request for a call back at our website.
Q. Can I Apply Online without Visiting the Visa Centre in Person?
A.No, you would be required to visit in person at the Visa Application Centre to submit your application on the given appointment date.
Note: Other than these, it takes 5-7 working days. Duration is decided by the Embassy only.