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Getting a Swedish Work Permit and Moving to Sweden

Note this isn't a typical post on my blog about software testing but about the process of getting a Swedish Work Permit  and moving to Sweden. After searching online for blog posts on people applying for a work permit, I was only able to find people moving to Sweden for love (if you want to read about my friend's experience, check this out ) I hope what I write here will be useful to others who are about to go through or are currently going through the same experience.  This blog post does not cover how to find a job in Sweden, so I won't be able to help you with any job search websites. A bit of  background Moved to Sweden by myself and did not take a partner or children with me New Zealand citizen Software Tester Starting the Work Permit Application process According to Migrationsverket you need the following: have a valid passport have been offered terms of employment that are on par with those set by Swedish collective agreements or which are customa