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.

Malaysian citizens, travelling on a Malaysian passport, do not need a visitor’s visa. However, you need a residence permit in order to stay more than 90 days. 

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

VFS email:
VFS Call Center: +60 15 4600 0122 
For more information, please visit VFS´s website.

Norwegian citizenship applications

The Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok is responsible for receiving the following citizenship applications:

  • notification of citizenship for children with a Norwegian father
  • retention of Norwegian citizenship
  • reacquisition of Norwegian citizenship

The application will be forwarded to the UDI for processing. For more information please visit UDI's website

Applications for visitor’s visas and residence permits for Norway are handled by the Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. Which can be contacted on the following email address: