About the Embassy
Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in Kyiv, Ukraine. One of the Embassy's main tasks is to promote relations between Sweden and Ukraine and develop cooperation in the fields of politics, economy and culture.
The Embassy's switchboard is open weekdays between 9:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 17:00. The Embassy is open to visitors weekdays 9:00 - 12:00. The Embassy is closed for lunch at 13:00 - 14:00. See below for the consular expedition hours.
Outside the switchboard operating hours the Foreign Ministry's consular emergency can be reached via the Embassy switchboard.
The Consular Office
The Consular Office handles matters concerning passports (acceptance of passport applications and delivery of finished passports), coordination numbers and individual inquiries. The Consular Office is open for visits weekdays 9:00 - 12:00.
The Embassy's visa chancellery handles matters relating to visas and residence permits in Sweden. For more information about visas click here.
Opening hours for applying for residence permits at the Embassy
||09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Otherwise the Visa Chancellery is closed to the public and is only receiving visitors with pre-booked appointments. On Tuesdays it's only possible to apply for residence permits, to apply for a visa at the Embassy you need to make an appointment in advance.
The Visa Chancellery answers calls from 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm on Monday-Thursday. Telephone number: +380 44 494-4290.
Holidays when the Embassy is closed 2018:
1 Jan - Nyårsdagen/New year’s day
8 Jan - Orthodox Christmas
30 Mar - Långfredag/Good Friday
9 Apr - Orthodox Easter Monday
1 May - Första maj/Labour day
28 May - Orthodox Holy Trinity
28 Jun - Ukrainian Constitution Day
24 Aug Ukrainian Independence Day
24 Dec - Julafton/Christmas Eve
25 Dec - Juldagen/Christmas Day
26 Dec - Annandag jul/Boxing Day