Fees

You pay a fee for your residence permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.

Fee for residence permits for studies

Adults: the equivalent of SEK 1 000 in AUD plus AUD 10
Children under 18: the equivalent of SEK 500 in AUD plus AUD 10

Fee for family members

Adults: the equivalent of SEK 1 000 in AUD plus AUD 10
Children under 18: the equivalent of SEK 500 in AUD plus AUD 10

Payment

If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.

If you are applying on a paper form, you must pay when handling in the application at the embassy/consulate. 

Exemptions

Some people are not required to pay for their applications, including the following:

  • Students on scholarships from Sida or another Swedish organisation or international organisation, such as the EU or UNICEF

More about fees and exemptions on the Swedish Migration Agency website

Study fees

You may also be required to pay a fee for your studies. This is decided by each respective university or university college. Contact the school concerned for information.