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.

How to apply

All enquiries should be directed to the VFS Application Centre in Accra, Ghana, or the VFS Application Centre in Ivory Coast.

All applications for Schengen visas and residence permits will be forwarded to the Norwegian embassy in Accra, Ghana.

A Schengen visa is valid for these countries.