Libya

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    Ambassador Fredrik Florén Photo: Martina Huber

Sweden's diplomatic relations with Libya are handled by H.E. Mr Fredrik Florén, who is based in Stockholm. The Ambassador makes regular visits to the region.

The Stockholm based ambassadors are supported by an office (UD KSS) at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
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Swedish citizens in need of consular attention should contact the Swedish Consulate in Benghazi. The Consulate is closed due to security reasons. 


The Swedish Consulate in Benghazi

The Swedish Consulate in Tripoli is vacant.


Schengen visas

Schengen visa applications for travel to Sweden are handled by the

German Embassy in Tripoli

Passport applications

Passport applicants are advised to renew their passport on their next visit to Sweden, or to contact the closest Swedish embassy.
Embassy of Sweden in Algiers
Embassy of Sweden in Cairo
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Applying for residence permit to settle in Sweden

Applicants in Libya should contact:

Embassy of Sweden in Kairo or
Embassy of Sweden in Rabat