Visa for visiting Sweden

In order to visit Sweden, citizens of Uganda and other countries need an entry visa. An entry visa is a permit required by persons wishing to enter Sweden for a temporary visit, for example:

  • as a tourist
  • on business 
  • to take part in a conference or 
  • to visit relatives and friends

Where do I apply?


In Uganda all applications for visas to Sweden should be submitted to VFS Global and will be processed by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kampala according to a Schengen representation agreement.

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Central African Republic / République centrafricaine

Persons residing in Central African Republic should apply for a visa to Sweden at the Embassy of France in Bangui. The Embassy of France will process the application and take a decision according to a Schengen representation agreement.



Les personnes résidant en République centrafricaine désirant se rendre en Suède doivent déposer leur demande de visa à l'Ambassade de France à Bangui, laquelle traitera le dossier et décidera sur le cas suivant un accord de représentation Schengen.