If you have been granted a residence permit, you will be asked to provide a recent passport picture, passport (if not submitted with your application) and a flight reservation. An entry visa sticker will be placed in your passport to allow you to travel to Norway.

VFS Global is mandated to notify you by telephone once there is a decision on your application.

The decision can be picked up at the VFS Application Centre where the application was submitted or can be delivered by courier service for an extra cost. Information about DHL charges to different destinations both local and international dispatch.  

If your application has been rejected, you will receive a written explanation for the reasons of rejection. You can appeal the decision within 3 weeks. More information on appeals.