More family members who live outside the EU/ EEA can now travel to Norway

The government has announced that it will be possible for more family members residing outside the EU/ EEA to travel to Norway from 21 October 2020.

The groups are:

  • children and stepchildren over the age of 21 to a person resident in Norway
  • parents and stepparents of children over the age of 21 residing in Norway
  • grandparents and step-grandparents of a person resident in Norway
  • grandchildren and step-grandchildren of a person resident in Norway
  • children of your girlfriend/boyfriend if you are in an established relationship
  • spouse, registered partner, cohabitant and children of a Norwegian citizen who lives abroad and who travels to visit Norway together with the Norwegian citizen
  • EU/EEA citizens and their family members residing in third countries


The usual requirements for visa and entry will apply.


See also press release from the Directorate of Immigration (UDI)


For more information regarding quarantine conditions please consult the Norwegian Institute of Public Health’s webpage