We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Sweden. The British Embassy in Stockholm provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Sweden.

Our work covers a range of issues including political and economics.

We continue to work closely with Sweden to secure growth and reform in the European Union and to take forward our shared foreign policy interests around the world. We work to help UK companies export to Sweden and encouraging Swedes to invest in the UK.

Find out more on our UK and Sweden news page.

We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Sweden. You can access UK government services while in Sweden.

Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals living in Europe including our practical guide to Living in Sweden guide.

Visits to the Embassy

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) and related restrictions, you must have an appointment to visits to the Embassy. If you need urgent consular assistance, call 0046 (0) 8-671 3000 / +44 1908 51 6666.

See the Sweden travel advice for all information on coronavirus (COVID-19). Consular officers cannot provide any additional information by phone.

If you are attending an appointment, contact us in advance if you:

  • have been in contact with someone with coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • are feeling unwell with a cough, difficulty breathing or fever

If any of the above applies to you, you must contact us to reschedule your appointment for a later date.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in Sweden, see our Sweden Travel Advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.

If you’re in Sweden and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online

If you’re in Sweden and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +46 (0) 8 671 30 00 / +44 1908 51 6666.

Get an emergency travel document

You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

If you’re due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.

Apply online for an emergency travel document

If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.

If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before

If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen

If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including make a certified copy of a documents. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.

Legalisation services

Stockholm provides legalisation services. Read our notarial and documentary services page for more information on legalisation.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Sweden.

Our people

Judith Gough CMG

British Ambassador to Sweden

Contact us

British Embassy Stockholm

Skarpögatan 6-8
Box 27819
115 93 Stockholm

+46 (0)8 671 30 00 / +44 1908 51 6666

Use our contact form for consular enquiries, including on your rights after the UK’s exit from the EU:

For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email Stockholm@fcdo.gov.uk

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British Embassy Stockholm Consular Section

Address: Skarpögatan 6-8
Box 27819
115 93 Stockholm

Contact form

Consular telephone enquiries:
+46 (0) 8 671 30 00 / +44 1908 51 6666

+46 (0) 8 671 31 98

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Visa Enquiries

All enquiries via the UK Visas website at www.gov.uk/visas-immigration

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Media Enquires


Office Number
+46 (0)8 671 30 78

Mobile Number
+46 (0)70 454 57 47

Please note we cannot answer visa enquires on these numbers

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