Kommunestyre- og fylkestingsvalget 2019
9. september 2019 er det kommunestyre- og fylkestingsvalg i Norge. Velgere som bor eller oppholder seg i utlandet kan forhåndsstemme hos utenriksstasjoner eller særskilt oppnevnte stemmemottakere.
Embassy closed Friday 17 May and Monday 20 May
The Embassy will be closed on Friday May 17th 2019 due to the Norwegian National Day. The Embassy will also be closed on Monday May 20th for Victoria Day.
Embassy closed Wednesday May 1st 2019
Please note that the embassy will be closed this Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 in observance of Labour Day (official public holiday in Norway).
Embassy opening hours Easter 2019
The Embassy will have reduced opening hours over the holidays.
Endringer i barnelova og statsborgerloven
Den 1. april ikraftsettes endringer i barnelova og statsborgerloven om foreldreskap og statsborgerskap for barn født i utlandet.
The Holberg Prize Names Scholar of Cultural History Paul Gilroy as 2019 Laureate
The Holberg Prize - one of the largest international prizes awarded annually to an outstanding researcher in the arts and humanities, the social sciences, law or theology - names British cultural historian and postcolonial scholar Paul Gilroy its 201
Passport trip to Vancouver
The Embassy will be travelling to Vancouver April 1st and 2nd to accept passport applications.
Praktikantplass ved ambassaden i Ottawa
Den norske ambassaden i Ottawa tilbyr praktikantopphold for én student høsten 2019 med varighet f.o.m. 1. august t.o.m. 31. januar. Søknadsfristen er onsdag 6. mars 2019.
New Honorary Consul in Calgary
After being the Honorary Consul in Calgary since 1988, Egil Bjørnsen is retiring from the position. Christoffer Mylde is the new Honorary Consul.
In the future, Norway will allow dual citizenship
On 6 December 2018, the Norwegian parliament decided that in the future it will be allowed to have other citizenship in addition to a Norwegian citizenship.
100 year old veteran awarded Norway’s Defence Medal and Commemorative Medal
Mr. Percy Danby, who turned 100 years old this year, participated in the Battle of Narvik, Northern Norway, during the Second World War.