Sweden Tourist Visa Requirements

1. Passport:

  1. a) Please bring your original passport with a minimum of six-month validity after the intended departure date and get your previous passports. Bring a minimum of two blank pages for visa stamps.

b). bring all Copies of previous passports and visas issued. If you any have.

c). if any old passport. Attach all your old passports. The applicants have to provide a photocopy of their passports with the first & last page.

  1. d) If a visa request is denied the original letter issued by the authorities of that country should be provided.

2. Sweden Visa Application Form:


 One visa application form is printed back to back, duly filled, and signed by the Applicant. t.

3. Photo Specification:


  1. Two recent passport-size photographs, with matt or semi-matt.
  2. Photographs should be white background, without border,

3.60-80% faces white background, and without frame (Size: 35mm x 45mm)

Note: recent photos should not be more than 3 months old, scanned/stapled, and not be used in any previous visas.

4. Covering-Letter:


  • The cover letter form from an applicant included the applicants’ name, passport number, designation, the purpose for the trip. Also mentioned who will take responsibility for all costs such as trip cost accommodation and other expenses addressed to –– The Visa Officer, Embassy of Sweden, Dhaka. Visa Category must be mentioned in the subject line. 

5. Invitation Letter:

(If Any)


6. Forwarding-Letter:

Letters from the Applicant, including the Applicant’s Name, Designation, Passport Number, purpose, travel, accommodation, expenses. The Applicant’s company authority Forwarding Letter / NOC from on the company’s letterhead stating the duration of the visit.

  1. b) A letter from the educational institute requesting a visa or a student card/proof of school enrollment (if student)

7. Proof of Occupation:

  1. a) first-time traveler or a proprietor while travel needed Company registration certificate must be original and notarized in English translated and photocopy of the original.
  2. b) Office ID card copy & Visiting cards.

8. Financials:

a. A company’s or personal bank statement for the last six months that clearly states the bank’s name and telephone number.

b. Salary slips for the previous six months (If applicable)

(9)Ticket & Hotel Reservation:


Ticket Itinerary & Hotel Booking.

So-way Tours & Travels offers Visa Consultancy for Sweden.

Bangladeshi visa applicants who wish to travel to Sweden are granted visas in a variety of categories, including:

Visa for Visit Visa for Tourists Visa for Business Visa for family members Others

The Swedish Embassy in Dhaka is located at Bay’s Edgewater, 6th Floor, Plot No. 12, North Avenue, Gulshan 2, Dhaka-1212 Bangladesh.
Phone: (+88) 02 5566 8500, Fax: (+88) 02 882 3948, Email: ambassaden.dhaka@gov.se, ambassaden.dhaka-visum@gov.se
The hours of operation are Sunday-Thursday, 08.30-16.30.

Schengen visas are granted for tourist or short-term visit visas to Sweden. VFS Global will accept Schengen visa applications on behalf of the Swedish Embassy at the following address:

Delta Life Tower, Plot 37, Road 90, 4th Floor, Gulshan North, Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh, VFS.GLOBAL Sweden Visa Application Centre

For general questions about Schengen visas, please contact the VFS Help Desk at (+880) 09 606 777 333 or via email at FeedbackSWBD@vfshelpline.com. The service fee is 17 Euro (currently around 1490 BDT ; subject to change).

Hours of submission at VFS.GLOBAL:
Sunday – Thursday:
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Suppose you do not wish to submit your application for a Schengen visa at the VFS. Global, you must make an appointment with the Embassy in order to do so. To schedule an appointment, please send an email to ambassaden.dhaka-visum@gov.se.

Visa to Sweden:


Time Required for Processing:

The total processing time is estimated to be 10 to 15 working days (time may vary depending on the applicant’s profile and the embassy’s actual processing time).


** A 15% VAT is applied to So-way Tours & Travels’ service (consultancy) charges.
Fee for Consultation

Charge for Service (BDT)

10,000/- Consultation

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