Sweden/The United Kingdom: Professional Qualifications

Key Points  

  • Sweden and the United Kingdom replaced temporary provisions for mutual recognition of professional qualifications with an agreement that will remain in place until December 2024  


The Swedish government and the government of the United Kingdom (UK) officially approved an agreement on the mutual recognition of professional qualifications. The agreement enables citizens of both countries to take up employment in regulated professional activities. Swiss professionals and companies benefit from the agreement as it will enable them to continue offering their services in the UK. The agreement will remain in place until 31 December 2024. 

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Sweden’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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