Sweden: in prison abroad

Information on the Swedish legal and prison systems for British prisoners, their family and friends.


British prisoners in Sweden


Explains how to:

  • arrange visits
  • send money to a prisoner
  • apply for a transfer to a UK prison

See also help if you’re arrested abroad

Published 15 March 2013
Last updated 18 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. new updated version of the Sweden prison pack
  2. new updated prison pack for Sweden
  3. Updated February 2018
  4. updated version of Sweden Prison Pack
  5. Updated information
  6. Updated prisoner pack and added links to annexes.
  7. First published.