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.

Applicants from Cambodia can submit their Schengen visa applications through the French Embassy in Phom Phen, or alternatively through VFS application center in Bangkok, Thailand. Residence permit applications can be submitted only through VFS in Bangkok.

It is the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) who is responsible for processing applications for residence permits. Please visit UDI's website for more information.

You can also find information about Schengen visas and residence permits on the website of the Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok.

Norwegian citizenship applications

The Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok is responsible for receiving the following citizenship applications:

  • notification of citizenship for children with a Norwegian father
  • retention of Norwegian citizenship
  • reacquisition of Norwegian citizenship

The application will be forwarded to the UDI for processing. For more information please visit UDI's website

The visa section at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok can be contacted on the following email address: