Get a personal Number
THE GOLDEN TICKET
This little number is how you will survive in Sweden.
But What is a Personal Number? The personnal number is your social security number. When you actually get it, it is FOREVER.
With this number, you will also be able to :
- Pay taxes
- Get a subscription for a phone
- Queue for an apartment (More info there how to get an appartement?)
- Have Swish
- Visit social cares
- Have a bank account (check here how)
- Have fidelity cards
- …. You will be a Swedish Resident (if you come from Europe)
To get it, you have 2 options: You are studying or working more than a year in Sweden.
When you have a one year contract or a certificate from the University, you can go to Skatteverket and they will help you with all papers you have to give