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

Fee for work permit application

Work permit application: SEK 2 000 (1885 RMB)

Application for your family

Adults: SEK 1 000 (940 RMB)

Children under 18: SEK 500 (470 RMB)


If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.

If you are applying on a paper form, you can pay with cash or credit card when you submit your application.

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 (940 RMB). 

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.