The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa seeks a full-time employee as Administrative Coordinator
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Norwegian embassy team, which currently has 10 members of staff. As part of our team you will provide administrative and communication support to further strengthen Norwegian-Canadian bilateral relations.
New Honorary Consul General in Vancouver
After 20 years of service to Norway, Honorary Consul General Mr. Stein Gudmundseth is retiring from the position. Mr. Randy J. Kaardal is the new Honorary Consul General.
Old banknotes taken out of circulation
The old series of Norway’s 100-krone and 200-krone notes are no longer legal tender after 30 May 2018. However, old banknotes can be exchanged. Here is how to proceed.
Embassy closed Monday July 2, 2018
The Embassy will be closed on Monday, July 2nd for Canada Day (observed). The Embassy will reopen on Tuesday, July 3rd at 9:00 am.
Prime Minister Solberg at G7 Outreach Session
Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg participated at the G7 Outreach Session on oceans in Charlevoix on June 9, 2018.
Norwegian Prime Minister to take part in G7 summit
Prime Minister Erna Solberg has been invited to participate in the G7 summit in Canada. She will be introducing the topic of sustainable use and management of the oceans in a special outreach session.
Embassy closed May 17th and 21st
The Norwegian Embassy will be closed on Thursday, May 17th and Monday, May 21st, 2018 due to the Norwegian National Day and Victoria Day, respectively.
Visit by Norway's Minister of Labour and Social Affairs
Norway's Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Ms. Anniken Hauglie, visited Montréal to attend OECD's Social Policy Ministerial on May 14–15, 2018.
Nordic Spring in Canada
In April 2018, the largest Nordic Cultural Festival ever in Canada was held in Montréal, organised by Place des Arts in collaboration with local and Nordic partners, including the Nordic embassies.
Passport trip to Vancouver and Edmonton
The Embassy will be travelling to Vancouver and Edmonton from June 11th until June 15th to accept passport applications.
Norway's Chief of Defence visits Canada
Norwegian Chief of Defence, Admiral Haakon Bruun-Hanssen, made an official visit to Canada on April 10-12, 2018.