The Embassy of Sweden Bangkok is
pleased to announce the opening of their Visa Application Centre operated by
VFS (Thailand) Ltd. in Bangkok. The site provides information on procedures
applicable to Thai residents who wish to apply for a Schengen Visa not
exceeding 90 days to travel to Sweden. However the Resident Permits and visa
exceeding 90 days, has to be submitted directly to the Embassy of Sweden in
The visa applications are to be submitted at the Swedish Visa Application
Centre in Bangkok in accordance with the Jurisdiction specified. All
applications will be assessed by Embassy of Sweden, located in Bangkok.
All applicants should, submit their visa
application in person at the Visa Application Centre.
For Prospective Applicants
Applicants who wish to apply for a visa are requested to kindly read the
information on this site carefully. The guidelines listed on this site are to
help you prepare your documents accurately. This will reduce the risks of your
application being incomplete or take a longer time to being processed.
Please note that you may be required by the Embassy to appear for a personal
interview, prior to a decision being taken on your application. The Visa
Application Centre shall assist you with such an appointment required by the
The processing time will normally be 7 - 9 days for all visa categories
depending on the number of applications submitted (excluding day of submission
and return to VFS). However, in some cases the procedure may take considerably
Kindly note that VFS will entertain queries regarding the status of your visa
application during the process.
For applicants who prefer to apply for a visa at the Embassy:
||The Embassy applies a time booking system with a
limited number of slots
||Appointments could be booked through VFS
The processing time will be 2 weeks from the date of application
If you have already submitted an
application for a visa at the Visa Application Centre you can track your
You can track your application by entering your Receipt Number and your Date of
Birth. Please click here