Travel and border information for Norway

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Residence permit

A residence permit gives you the opportunity to work in Norway and to stay for more than 90 days. Important message to all applicants: Norway has implemented entry restrictions to Norway due to the spread of COVID-19. Foreign nationals without a valid residence permit in Norway will be rejected at the border.

  • In order to respect the present Covid-19 guidelines the Norwegian Embassy in Copenhagen has opened the schedule for a limited numbers of applicants in May 2020 at the UDI Application Portal.

  • Norway has implemented entry restrictions to Norway due to the spread of COVID-19. Foreign nationals without a valid residence permit in Norway will be rejected at the border and no visas for visitors to Norway are currently being granted by Norwegian missions abroad.

Currently in Norway: Questions and answers for nationals outside EU/EEA https://www.udi.no/en/about-the-corona-situation/questions-and-answers-regarding-the-corona-situation-i-norway/