Visitor’s visa and residence permit
A visitor's visa allows you to stay in Norway or other Schengen countries for up to 90 days over a period of 180 days. A residence permit gives you the opportunity to work in Norway and to stay for more than 90 days.
Passport and citizenship
Citizenship entails affiliation to a state with rights and obligations in relation to that state. Norwegian citizenship is granted in accordance with the Norwegian Citizenship Act.
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Doing business in Australia
The Norwegian Embassy in Canberra, with support from the Norwegian Consulates in Oceania, work to promote Norwegian businesses, Norwegian goods and services, and Norway as a travel destination. The Embassy assists Norwegian industry, institutions and companies in establishing and maintaining their relationship with Australian counterparts and contacts.
Doing business in Norway
There are many good reasons for doing business in Norway, such as the high level of education, high productivity, and a longstanding culture of innovation. Norway has one of the world’s strongest economies. High priority is given to knowledge development, innovation, technology and maintaining a sustainable business sector.
Studying in Norway
The Norwegian higher education sector is known for its high academic standards, innovative teaching methods and close, informal relations between students and lecturers.
Working in Norway
Norway has topped the UN Human Development Index for a number of years, and is an attractive country to live and work in. Employees enjoy a high degree of gender equality and a good work–life balance.
Doing research in Norway
Higher education and research are top priorities in Norwegian policy. We welcome innovation, and cooperate closely with the business sector in many areas.
Any person who receives services as specified in the Regulations relating to fees payable at Norway’s diplomatic and consular missions shall pay fees to the mission in accordance with the rates set out in the appendix to the regulations.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
This article contains links to the answers of the most frequently asked questions the embassy receives.