A policy for growth and stability – for the people in the north and for the whole country
Ensuring that North Norway is a strong, vibrant region is important not only for the north, but also for the country as a whole. This is the message of the eight Government ministers who presented the new white paper on Norway’s Arctic policy today.
Requirement of negative Covid-19 test and quarantine hotel
The Government has announced the introduction of the requirement of a negative Covid-19 test when entering Norway. Foreign nations who cannot present documentation of such a test can be refused entry.
New measures and travel restrictions to Norway (including covid-19 test)
Norway stands at the beginning of the second wave of infection. The virus is spreading rapidly and all counties now have outbreaks of infection.
Nye passgebyr fra 19. oktober
Ny forskrift om pass og nasjonalt ID-kort ble kunngjort 12. oktober, og vil tre i kraft 19. oktober 2020. Fra denne datoen blir det dyrere å søke om pass i utlandet enn i Norge.
Embassy closed on Thanksgiving Day
The Embassy will be closed on Monday October 12th for Thanksgiving Day.
Embassy closes at 12:30 pm September 10th
The Embassy closes at 12:30 pm on September 10th. The Embassy will re-open Friday September 11th at 09:00 am. Please note that the Embassy is open to visitors by appointment only.
Embassy closed Labour Day
Please note that the embassy will be closed Monday September 7th 2020 for Labour Day.
Arrival of Ambassador-Designate Jon Elvedal Fredriksen
Mr. Jon Elvedal Fredriksen is Norway’s Ambassador-Designate to Canada.
Romantic partners and some close family members may now come to Norway to visit
Starting 15 July, the Norwegian government allowed the entry of certain foreign nationals from countries outside the EU/EEA such as Canada (referred to as third-country nationals) who have close family or an established romantic relationship in Norwa
Embassy closed Canada Day 2020
Please note that the embassy will be closed Wednesday 1 July 2020 in observance of Canada Day.
June 17: Webinar on Norwegian Business in Canada
On June 17, the Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa and Innovation Norway are hosting a webinar presenting the status and opportunities for Norwegian businesses in Canada, in a COVID-19 perspective.