Working in Sweden: changes to the Aliens Act

On 22 June, the Swedish parliament approved amendments to the Aliens Act. These came into force on 20 July.For researchers and doctoral candidates, the change in the law primarily means that sufficient means of financial support through work or an own company is required for a permanent residence permit to be granted. The requirement applies to all applicants who did not receive their decision before 20 July.
In this webinar Robert Andersson, chief negotiator at SULF, will talk about the changes to the Aliens Act:
  • How does the new rules for permanent residence permits affect me as a doctoral candidate or resaercher?
  • How does the new rules affect my family members?
  • Can I still stay in Sweden if I am not granted a permanent residence permit?
  • How should I navigate regarding the new regulations?

When: Friday 3 September
Time: 12-13
Registration: The webinar i is full, but it will be recorded so you will be able to watch it afterwards on our website.

More information

To questions and answers about permanent residence permit (available in English and Swedish).