Stricter rules upon arrival in Norway
The government is announcing new measures to limit the spread of Covid-19. The government will also increase its checks while enforcing stricter rules in relation to the use of quarantine hotels.
Det globale reiserådet forlenges fra 1. mars til 15. april.
Smittesituasjonen globalt, nye tiltak knyttet til utbruddet av det muterte viruset, kapasitet i de ulike lands helsevesen og andre lands reiserestriksjoner er faktorer som ligger til grunn for den nye beslutningen regjeringen har fattet.
Lockdown in The Netherlands extended
The number of new positive cases per day is declining and the pressure on hospitals is gradually easing. But new variants of the virus are gaining ground quickly in the Netherlands.
Strict entry rules to Norway from Friday 29 January
From tonight 00.00, Friday 29 January, the rules for who can travel to Norway will be very restrictive. The main rule is that only Norwegian citizens (regardless of where they live) and foreigners residing in Norway can enter Norway.
Stricter rules for testing and quarantine upon arrival to Norway to stop coronavirus mutation
The requirement to present a negative SARS-CoV-2 test prior to arrival when travelling to Norway is being amended to require a test taken 24 hours prior to departure instead of 72 hours.
Extra travel restriction to the Netherlands
The Dutch Government will introduce new travel restrictions starting from 23 January 2021 in response to concerns about the new variants of coronavirus.
Lockdown measures in the Netherlands tightened in response to concerns about new variants of virus
The Dutch government is gravely concerned about the UK variant of coronavirus, which is even more infectious than the virus we are familiar with in the Netherlands. There are also other variants of the virus that are sparking concern.
Mandatory testing at the Norwegian border
The government is introducing mandatory testing at the border for persons who have been to an area that necessitates quarantine upon arrival in Norway. This will apply from Monday 18 January at 17:00.
Netherlands to remain in lockdown until at least 9 February inclusive
The number of people in the Netherlands becoming infected with coronavirus is falling slightly. This shows the lockdown is starting to work.
Det globale reiserådet forlenges fra 15. januar til 1. mars.
Smittesituasjonen globalt, usikkerhet rundt utvikling av pandemien, kapasitet i de ulike lands helsevesen og andre lands reiserestriksjoner er faktorer som vurderes. I tillegg veier regjeringens prioritering av å begrense smitte fra utlandet tungt.
The coronavirus situation: Questions and answers about entry to Norway
From January 2, travellers to Norway are required to register themselves as a step in improving infection control. The government has also imposed mandatory testing for Covid-19 for all travellers to Norway.