How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden

How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden

Like Sweden so much you want to stay forever – or even become a Swede? The process can seem daunting, so The Local has summarised what you need to know about getting Swedish citizenship or the right to stay in Sweden permanently.

EXPLAINED: Card, status, or permit? The different types of permanent residence document in Sweden
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EXPLAINED: Card, status, or permit? The different types of permanent residence document in Sweden

READERS REVEAL: Five tricks for winning the apartment hunt in Sweden
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READERS REVEAL: Five tricks for winning the apartment hunt in Sweden

My first visit to the Swedish tax office: What’s the fuss about ‘personnummer’?
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My first visit to the Swedish tax office: What’s the fuss about ‘personnummer’?

Buying my first apartment in Sweden: How we won the bidding war

Buying my first apartment in Sweden: How we won the bidding war

My first winter in Sweden: How bad could it be, we wondered?
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My first winter in Sweden: How bad could it be, we wondered?

11 ways to optimise your search for a job in Sweden, even if you’re overseas
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11 ways to optimise your search for a job in Sweden, even if you’re overseas

How Americans can move to Sweden
Sweden

How Americans can move to Sweden

Tell us: What’s your one best tip for people moving to Sweden?
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Tell us: What’s your one best tip for people moving to Sweden?

Five ways to cure homesickness as a German in Stockholm
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Five ways to cure homesickness as a German in Stockholm

The free, fun tool for learning Swedish online
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The free, fun tool for learning Swedish online

Five irks and quirks for a Czech in Sweden
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Five irks and quirks for a Czech in Sweden

‘Moving wasn’t a choice, Sweden called to me’
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‘Moving wasn’t a choice, Sweden called to me’