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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team


H.E. Ms Barbara Jones

Deputy Head of Mission:

Ms Doreen Burke

Nordic Strategy:

Ms Aideen Cooney



The Embassy is located at Hovslagargatan 5. The nearest metro stations are Kungsträdgården or T-Centralen (Central station).   Link to map here for further directions

Hovslagargatan 5
111 48 Stockholm

Our Postal address:

P.O. Box 10326
100 55 Stockholm

Directions from Arlanda Airport

The easiest way to get from the airport is via the Arlanda Express. You can also take a bus or the C-train. All the above modes of transport will leave you at Central Station (T-centralen) which is a ten minute walk or one metro stop on the blue line to Kungsträdgården. 


Opening Hours

Phonelines are open to the public from Monday - Friday from 09:30 - 12:30. 

Outside of these hours, queries can be sent to us via here

In the event of a consular emergency, please call the Embassy on +46 8 54504040.

If calling out of hours, you will be prompted to leave a message. After the tone, record your message stating your name, a brief description of the situation and a contact number. The Duty Officer will call you back.


Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates 2023 

Monday 02 January New Year’s Day
Thursday 16 January  St Patrick's Day (actual date 17 March)
Friday 7 April Good Friday
Monday 10 April    Easter Monday 
Monday 1 May First of May
Monday 5 June In lieu of Swedish National Day (actual date 6 June)
Friday 23 June Midsummer Eve
Monday 7 August August Bank Holiday
Monday 30 October Halloween (actual date 31 October) 
Monday 25 December Christmas Day
Tuesday 26 December St Stephen's Day 
Wednesday 27 December  In lieu of St Brigid's Day 2023 (actual date 1 February)

 In the event of a genuine emergency outside of office hours and during closure dates, the Embassy can be contacted by calling: +46 8 545 040 40. Please leave your name, number and a brief account of the situation, and the Duty Officer will call you back. Please note that the emergency service is for consular assistance only. Visa queries will not be answered.