As the pandemic drags down Sweden’s economy many are losing their jobs, and this is especially hard for those who depend on their work for their permission to live in Sweden.
Rafiq Islam, chair of the Work Permit Holders Association, says many of their members can’t work in the crowded conditions of restaurants and bars and that means after three months they will need to go back to their countries of origin.
Recently the Government has authorised a policy that calls ” korttidspermetering”. The policy helps the employers to retain their employees. Many of you may not have proper information about it. Please follow the following links to have more detail of it.
Korttidspermitteringarna utökas och det ska bli möjligt för en arbetsgivare att skicka hem personalen på 80 procent. Det meddelade regeringen och samarbetspartierna vid en presskonferens på tisdagseftermiddagen.
Our yearly general meeting will be held on December 22, 2019. In the meeting we will discuss and plan our activity for 2020. There will be a voting session in the meeting to select a new board for WPHA. You are welcome to send your interest for any of the following position:
You can send your interest at the following address:
Recently many of you have asked about informantion of extending your permit, changing employer and changing your occupation. Please check the below link. We hope the information is given there will helpyou.
Wpha always try to provide you a proper service. We need your help to keep this service efficient. Recently may of you had sent their queries in our facebook inbox. We highly appreciate your effort for knowing information and solution of your problem. However it is not always possible for us to give you a proper service through the facebook. Therefore, we request you to sent your queries to our email addresses:
We will send a report of our current issues to the government very shortly. We believe that many of us was able to solve their problem and many of us could not. We know that every case is not same. Therefore it is important that you write your problem and reason of that to us. We hope that Government will have time to see our issues with great importance.