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.

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)