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.
From 21 September 2020 the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Moscow, Russia, examines and issue Schengen visas in Kazakhstan for visits to Norway.
Applications for residence permit in Norway are also processed by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Moscow.
The applications must be submitted at the application centers in Nur-Sultan or Almaty run by the external service provider, VFS Global.
Please find more information on the VFS website.