Published 11/30/2021

New recommendation for testing for those who have been outside the Nordic region

Anyone who has been outside the Nordic region in the last 7 days should be tested for Covid-19 as soon as possible after returning home. In addition, special recommendations apply to those who have visited certain countries in southern Africa. The reason is that omikron, the new virus variant of SARS-CoV-2, is being discovered in more and more countries.

Published 11/29/2021

SMHI (SWEDISH METEOROLOGICAL AND HYDROLOGICAL INSTITUTE): Warning for very heavy snow

Update 30 November 09.05: The warning level has been changed to orange, the second highest level.

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Official information on the Covid-19 pandemic

Vaccination, travelling and current recommendations. How to stay safe and help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

About Swedish healthcare for visitors

If you are on a visit in Sweden and become ill, call 1177 for information from a registered nurse about illnesses and where to find your nearest healthcare centre. In case of emergency, call 112 for an ambulance.

Important phone numbers

These phone numbers can be good to note down and keep in your wallet when you are in Sweden.

Information about the coronavirus in other languages

Covid-19 information from Swedish authorities in other languages.