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
Application for your family
Adults: SEK 1 000
Children under 18: SEK 500
If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.
If you are applying on a paper form, you must pay the application fee upon submitting at the embassy either cash or cheque only.
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 1000.
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.