Sweden Visa

Sweden Visa for Botswana passport holder living in New Zealand

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Please call to check the availability of the visa centre and to see if you need to post your documents.
Please note that you need to attend the visa application center to provide your fingerprints. VisaHQ will fill up the visa application form, check the documents, book an appointment and collect the passport on your behalf.

Fill out Sweden tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

Sweden visa application form. Completed application form for Sweden will be prepared within 5 business hours of order submission, and emailed to you to download, print and sign.
Original passport. issued within the last 10 years and with at least 2 blank facing visa pages. The passport must be valid for at least 3 months from the applicant's departure date from the Schengen area. The passport must contain the applicant’s signature.
Passport type photo. Recent passport-sized colour photo (35mm X 45 mm) taken within the last 3 months.
Previous passport . Provide a previous passport if any.
Australia visa. Please provide the VEVO verification email sent on the day you submit your application directly from the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s website. The VEVO must show that your Australian visa is valid for multiple entries to Australia until at least 3 months after your departure from the Schengen area.
Return flight tickets. Please be advised that if the visa application is approved, you will be requested to submit fully paid E tickets for their entire trip (to and from Australia and all countries in between) before the visa is issued.
Original bank statements. Bank statements for the previous 3 months showing a positive balance ($50 per day of stay), the monthly income and including the applicant's name and address in the Australia. Also, note that they need to be stamped by the bank or received by post.
Employment Letter. An original letter from your employer/school (on business letterhead, with contact details), stating that a leave of absence has been granted and that you will be returning to your current job. The Employment Letter must be addressed to the High Commission. If you are self-employed, include a copy of your business license and tax return. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations including name of the applicant, name and address of the hotel, duration of stay.
Previous visas. Copies of previous Schengen visas.
Questionnaire. Please complete the Questionnaire form, to be sent by VisaHQ.
Supplementary form. Please complete the Supplementary form, to be sent by VisaHQ.
Checklist. Please print and sign the Checklist form, to be sent by VisaHQ.
For students. Please provide the following:
• Proof of present student status: Certificate of Enrollment.
• Original and signed letter from university written on university letter head paper, confirming ongoing enrolment, confirming the payment of tuition fees or any scholarships, and confirming semester break.
• Insurance from Organisation/University – Provide a letter from the University stating the purpose, period of travel and confirmation that you will be covered by the insurance for the whole trip along with the Certificate of Currency and summary of benefits.
Proof of Residency. Council rate notice OR Land Purchase documents/Valid lease agreement (rental agreement) in Australia. If you are sharing an accommodation with someone and your name is not on the agreement then following documents are required:
• Copy of Rental agreement on the name of the person holding the Rental agreement.
• Self-attested Copy of the Individual’s passport holding the agreement.
• Letter from the person holding the Agreement stating you stay with him/her
Travel Insurance. Proof of travel insurance with a minimum cover of EUR 30,000.00. The insurance must cover the medical expenses, repatriation, and repatriation of remains, and it must be issued by an insurance company operating in Australia or you can provide a letter from the bank confirming that you have an insurance with them along with a copy of credit card and the table of benefits (you do not need to pay the insurance until your visa is issued).
Passport copies. Copies of the applicant's passport bio page and used pages.
Visa applications should be submitted for a maximum of 6 months, and no later than 15 days, before the trip.

If visiting family or friends please provide :

• Invitation Form completed and signed by the the host in the Schengen area.This form is available here.
• Proof of the relationship with the host, e.g. Marriage Certificate, Birth Certificates etc. Copies are acceptable.
• A copy of the host´s passport must be attached.
•Checklist form. This form is available here.

Spouse of an EU national :

• Original and a copy of passport of EU national.
• Original and a copy of Marriage certificate.
• Copy of proof of Relation if not married.
• Flight tickets which clearly show that the applicant is travelling with him/her.

Minors :

• Original Birth certificate and certified English translation if applicable.
• Documentation showing parental responsibility, if different from Birth certificate.
• Written consent and photocopy of passport for both parents.

Please note that you must pay a fee of $130.4 personally at the visa center.

Sweden tourist visa fees for citizens of Botswana

Single entry
  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 15-20 business days
  • Total cost: 255.40 
    Sweden visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 130.40 Processing: 125.00: 0.00 Total cost: 255.40
Multiple entry
  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 15-20 business days
  • Total cost: 280.40 
    Sweden visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 130.40 Processing: 150.00: 0.00 Total cost: 280.40
Maximum stay in Sweden: 90 days  
Sweden visa help Maximum stay refers to the number of days allowed on a single visit.
Maximum stay in Sweden: 90 days
Sweden visa help Maximum stay refers to the number of days allowed on a single visit.
Sweden visa for citizens of Botswana is required. For more information please contact the nearest Sweden embassy.

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