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 in Malaysia: Applications for visitor’s visas and residence permits for Norway are handled by the Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. All applications are to be submitted through VFS Global in Kuala Lumpur.

Where and when to apply?

Schengen visa applications and residence permit applications must be submitted through VFS Global in Kuala Lumpur. It is mandatory to book an appointment.

You can contact the Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok, visa section, at visa.bangkok@mfa.no