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.

Information to applicants residing in Azerbaijan: Applications for visitor’s visa and residence permit for Norway are handled by the Norwegian Embassy in Ankara. All applications are to be submitted through VFS Global in Azerbaijan. As a part of representation agreement Norway is also handling visa applications for Azerbaijani citizens on behalf of Denmark and Iceland and residence cases on behalf of Denmark. If you are applying for a visa to Iceland or Denmark, you are to follow the same process as if you were to apply for a visa to Norway. If you are applying for a residence permit to Denmark please send an email to: [email protected] for instruction on procedure.

For processing time of visa applications from Azerbaijan to Norway you should plan for a processing time for up to 25 days (up to 10 days for case-processing time and up to 15 days for two way courier to Ankara)


Processing of personal data in relation to your visa application (information will follow in English)

Vize başvurunuzla ilgili kişisel verilerin işlenmesi (bilgiler İngilizce olarak takip edilecektir)

Обробка персональних даних, що стосуються вашої візової заявки (інформація за посиланням англійською мовою)