Services for Visas, Residence and Work Permit

sweden-1565077_1920Schengen Visa

Required for specific countries to visit Sweden for business/conference purpose or to visit family and friends.

VFS Global handle these applications. Make an appointment online:

Then visit a VFS Global office with the required documents and to do the biometrics. The VFS Global Houston address is: 700 Milam Street, Suite 13000, Houston, TX 77002 Phone: 832-212-8815

If you obtained a visa to visit Sweden or another European Schengen country within the last 5 years, you may be able to apply through regular mail. See and more information.

Student Visa

Before applying, please contact us at the consulate for advice. Also see:

 Residence /Work Permit

Residence /work permit applications are handled by the Swedish Migration Agency: 

The consulate in Houston will perform residence/work permit interviews once the Migration Agency has notified you. The interviews are by appointment only.

You will also find useful info at: look under ‘Visit Sweden’