Processing time

The processing time for applications is normally up to 15 calendar days after the embassy or consulate has received the application. In some cases, applications are sent to the Directorate of Immigration (UDI), and the processing time in these cases may be up to 45 calendar days.

In Turkey, you will in most cases get the result of your application within 15 days after the embassy or consulate has received the application. This is excluding the day of submission at the Visa Application Centre and transport to and from Ankara if you have apllied in Antalya or Izmir. Business applications are normally processed within 7 days.

For processing time of visa applications from Azerbaijan and Ukraine to Norway you should plan for a processing time for up to 25 days (up to 10 days for case-processing time and up to 15 days for two way courier to Ankara).

For more information on processing times, please click here.

The Embassy's handling time for appeals varies between one to three months. For further information on handling time for appeals please check UDI's website here.