Travel and border information for Norway

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Restrictions on entry into Norway (COVID-19)

The Norwegian Government has implemented extensive restrictions on entry into Norway due to the spread of COVID-19.

As a result, foreigners who do not hold a valid residence permit in Norway will be rejected at the border and refused entry into Norway under provisions of a Norwegian law relating to the control of communicable diseases. For the time being and until further notice, visas for visitors to Norway will not be granted.

For more information on the entry restrictions to Norway, please visit:

Temporary closure of VFS Visa Application Centers in Canada:

Due to the extensive restrictions on entry into Norway and local provincial restrictions, it will no longer be possible to submit applications for visas to Norway at VFS’ visa application centers.

Curerntly all VFS Visa Application Centers in Canada are closed. 

For any enquiries, please contact VFS Call center.