You will be notified by email or telephone when your application has been processed.

The result can be picked up at the Visa Application Centre where the application was submitted.

If you have been granted a residence permit, a sticker will be placed in your passport to allow you to travel to Norway. You will be contacted when you can collect your passport. Please do not book tickets until you have been granted an entry visa. 

If your application has been rejected, you will receive a written explanation as to why it was rejected. You can appeal the decision.