You will be informed when your application has been processed.

If you have been granted a residence permit, the Embassy will contact you to let you know that you can submit your passport to the VFS Visa Application Centre in order for the embassy to issue entry visa. 

If your application has been rejected, you will receive a written explanation as to why it was rejected. You can appeal the decision .

If you have granted a person in Norway power of attorney, they will also receive a copy of the decision. A person with power of attorney may then also appeal on your behalf.