The Embassy has staff from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), the Swedish Police Authority and the Swedish agency for peace, security and development. Around 50 staff is working at the Embassy.
The Embassy is covering a large area of operation and consist of three sections; the political section, the section for development cooperation and the administrative section.
The embassy offers support to Swedish citizens in the event of a consular crisis. Swedish citizens residing or intending to stay in the country for an extended period of time are welcome to register on the embassy’s list of Swedes in Afghanistan.The list is used for emergency preparedness purposes.