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If you have sought asylum in Sweden

Here, you can read about what Försäkringskassan is and what applies for asylum seekers in Sweden.

What is Försäkringskassan?

Försäkringskassan is a government agency that pays out money to families with children, as well as individuals who are sick or have a disability.

What am I entitled to from Försäkringskassan?

You are not entitled to any money from Försäkringskassan while you are waiting to be granted a residence permit.  But, once you have been granted a residence permit, you may be entitled to money from Försäkringskassan.

Residence permit in Sweden