Visitor’s visa and residence permit

A visitor's visa allows you to stay in Norway or other Schengen countries for up to 90 days over a period of 180 days. A residence permit gives you the opportunity to work in Norway and to stay for more than 90 days.

 The Norwegian Embassy in Moscow handles applications for residence permit to Norway. Please refer to the Norwegian Embassy's website for further information. Residence permit applications are to be submitted to the office of Visa Facilitation Services www.vfsglobal.com  in Almaty or Astana.