U.S. Consular Officer to Gothenburg on October 2, 2017 (August 18, 2017)

A U.S. Consular Officer will be in Gothenburg on October 2, 2017 to take applications for consular reports of birth, passports, social security numbers, and to notarize documents that will be used in the U.S. Please note that we will not be able to accept applications for immigrant visas.

For more details and information on how to obtain an appointment, please visit the U.S. Embassy’s website or click on the link below.  Please note that appointments will be given on a first come, first served basis.

We strongly recommend that U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Sweden enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) at https://step.state.gov/step.  STEP enrollment gives you the latest security updates, and makes it easier for the U.S. embassy or nearest U.S. consulate to contact you in an emergency.  If you don’t have Internet access, enroll directly with the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate.

Regularly monitor the State Department’s website at http://travel.state.gov, where you can find current Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and the Worldwide Caution, as well as country specific information for Sweden. For additional information, refer to “A Safe Trip Abroad” on the State Department’s website.

Contact the U.S. embassy or consulate for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free from within the United States and Canada, or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries.  These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays. Travel Advisories and Alerts will also be posted on the @TravelGov Twitter and Facebook accounts. However, due to social media algorithms that control the type and order of messages you receive, you may not see them all. Please see our individual country pages to view the Travel Advisory and recent Alerts for a specific country.

The U.S. Embassy in Stockholm is located at Dag Hammarskjölds väg 31, Stockholm and is open, Monday through Friday from 9 – 4PM, except for Swedish and American holidays,  phone number  +46 (0)8 783 5375. Our regular telephone hours are between 9 – 11 AM every Tuesday. If you are a U.S. citizen in need of urgent assistance, the emergency number for the U.S. Embassy is +46(0)8 783 5300.