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.

Information to applicants residing in Canada: Applications for visitor’s visa and residence permit for Norway are handled by the Norwegian Consulate General in New York, US. All applications are to be submitted through VFS Global in Canada.

For the time being and until further notice, visas for visitors to Norway is restricted. 

For more information please see: Changes to entry restrictions 15 July 2020