Fees

You pay a fee for your work permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.

Fee for work permit application

Work permit application: SEK 2 000 to be paid in local currecy (AED). 

Application for your family

Adults: SEK 1 000 to be paid in local currecy (AED). 
Children under 18: SEK 500 to be paid in local currecy (AED). 

Payment

If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card by using your Visa or MasterCard.

If you are applying through the Embassy you pay with a credit card by using your Visa or MasterCard or a bank transfer.

A bank deposit payment is also acceptable. Please bring hardcopy with you at time of application in the Embassy.

Here is the banking details:

Bank: Emirates NBD

Account name: Embassy of Sweden in Abu Dhabi

Account no: 1012081621902

IBAN: AE94 0260 0010 1208 1621 902

Branch name: Electra Street Branch, Abu Dhabi.

Special fees for certain occupations

For some occupations, special fees are required. These are: artists, au pairs, visiting researchers, athletes and coaches. They pay SEK 1 000 to be paid in local currecy (AED). 

If the employer pays

If the employer wants to pay the application fee, and you have not applied online, the fee is to be paid as described above.