Sweden is a global leader in innovation with a highly skilled labor force, openness to international ownership and a stable economy. Sweden has world’s largest free-trade scandinavian market with full access to the European Union, skilled labor force and world class infrastructure for businesses and in 2012 the country has achieved world class standards for living. Sweden attracts major investments in swedish industries such as automotive, power and energy generation, wood pulp and paper, medicine, logistics and IT data centers.

Investment name

Business investment

Minimum investment

€100,000 (no limits)

Qualifying investments


Visa type

Business visa / long term residence permit

Processing time

3 weeks

Permanent residency

After 5 years of uninterrupted living

Swedish Citizenship

Granted after 5 years of living holding PR status.