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.

Information to applicants residing in Kosovo: Applications for visitor's visa and residence permit for Norway are handled by the Norwegian Embassy in Ankara, Turkey. All applications are to be submitted through VFS Global in Pristina. Norway is also handling visa applications on behalf of Denmark and Iceland and residence cases on behalf of Denmark. If you are applying for a visa to Iceland or Denmark, you are to follow the same process as if you were to apply for a visa to Norway. If you are applying for a residence permit to Denmark please send an email to [email protected] for instruction on procedure.

If you have any questions, please contact our external service provider VFS's Helpline or the Norwegian Embassy in Ankara.

Visa appliction Centre (VFS):
Telephone: +383 38 412 712 or +383 38 412 812
E-mail: [email protected]
Address: Str. Rustem Statovci, No. 36, 10000, Prishtina
Opening hours: Monday to Friday between 09:00-16.00

The Norwegian Embassy, Ankara:
In order to contact the Visa Section at the Embassy in Ankara you must write an email to [email protected]