You need a Norwegian national identity number to get a passport. If you're staying abroad and apply for a Norwegian passport at a Norwegian Foreign Service Mission, you need a Norwegian national identity number. If you do not have a national identity number, the National Population Register must issue one as a part of the passport application process. Read more about how to apply for one HERE.
If your passport is lost or stolen, please report it to the local police immediately. You should then contact the nearest Embassy. Read more about Emergency passports below.
In order to verify whether you qualify to apply for a Norwegian passport, you will be asked to provide a copy of your current Norwegian passport and your residence permit or entry visa for the country you are resident in.
In order to apply for a Norwegian passport you need to have a Norwegian ID number HERE. If you do not have a personal number, you must apply for this before lodging a passport application.
For information regarding change of name and personal ID number, you are kindly requested to read paragraphs relating to change of name and personal number below.
Which documents do you need in order to apply?
See requirements for adults and children below.
Passport applications take approximately 2-3 weeks from submission until the passport arrives in Abuja from the producer in Norway.