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.

Citizens of Kosovo with a biometric passport, are visa free to Norway and Schengen. Citizens who do not hold a biometric passport or third country nationals need to apply for a visitor's visa to enter Norway. If you plan to stay longer than 90 days, you need to apply for a residence permit to enter Norway. 

Where and how to apply

All applications are to be submitted through VFS Global in Prishtina. It is also obligatory to book appointment. 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: +38338411126  
Address: Str. Lidhja e Prizrenit, No. 20- Tophane , 10000, Prishtina
Opening hours: Monday to Friday between 09:00-16.00