Visas and Residence Permits

Nationals of certain countries need a visa in order to visit Norway for up to 90 days. All foreign nationals who are to stay in Norway for more than 90 days must have a residence permit. Foreign nationals who are to work in Norway will in many cases need to have a residence permit, even for stays of less than 90 days. Read more

Applications submitted before 2nd of December 2016 will be processed by 16th of December 2016. Applications submitted after 2nd of December 2016 will be processed by 3rd January 2017. Read more

We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the temporary closing of our booking system. We are working on increasing our capacity to receive and interview applicants, and this also involves changes in our electronic portal. New booking procedures will be in place in a few days. This is how it will work: Read more