Please be aware that some nationals are required to be in possession of an Airport Transit Visa (ATV) when passing through the international transit area of Oslo airport.
This applies to nationals of the following countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Syria and Turkey. More information here.
Svalbard is a part of Norway and the Governor of Svalbard is the Norwegian Government's representative on the archipelago. Visitors to Svalbard are obliged to familiarise themselves with applicable regulations. Please read the information on regulations on the website of the Governor of Svalbard.
Since Svalbard is not part of the Schengen area, anyone travelling between Svalbard and the Norwegian mainland will be controlled. You will find information on travel requirements here.
You can find useful tips and information about applying for jobs at Work in Norway - The official guide
Do you have a foreign education that may be unknown to Norwegian employers? You can apply for recognition of your diploma at NOKUT Application for recognition of higher eduation.
Please be aware that your education may require a special authorisation. If it is a regulated profession, a different form of recognition will be necessary. Here you will find a List of sectors and industries with regulated professions
For a Norwegian document to be considered valid in Cyprus, it must be issued with an apostille stamp. The Apostille-stamp confirms the validity of a public official’s signature.
The County Governor "Fylkesmannen" is the responsible authority in Norway.
For more information on apostille on Cypriot documents, please visit website of the HCCH.
The Hague Convention makes it possible for official documents from one of the countries that has joined the convention to become valid in one of the other countries that has joined the convention, by the application of an Apostille-stamp. Both Norway and Greece have joined the convention.