Migration

What work permit proposals mean for moving to Sweden

3:31 min
  • The government and the opposition both want to reform Sweden's rules for work permits.
  • The centre-left government and the centre-right opposition also both want to make it easier for highly skilled or high-paid staff to come to Sweden.
  • The Work Permit Holders Association tells Radio Sweden they welcome some of the reforms, but it would also be good to make workers less dependent on employers.