Services and information
Passports and Consular Services
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.
Reiser til Norge / Travels to Norway
Informasjon om innreiserestriksjoner og karantenebestemmelser / Information regarding restrictions on entry and quarantine.
Movement between the UK and the EU
Free movement between the UK and the European Union ended on 31 December 2020
Other consular services
Norway and the United Kingdom
Norway and the United Kingdom have a longstanding relationship characterised by cooperation in a range of areas, including trade, defence, energy, and culture. The two countries share strong historical ties, and their relationship has been shaped by a shared commitment to democracy, human rights, and the rule of law.
Norway in the United Kingdom
Doing business in Norway
There are many good reasons for doing business in Norway, such as the high level of education, high productivity, and a longstanding culture of innovation. Norway has one of the world’s strongest economies. High priority is given to knowledge development, innovation, technology and maintaining a sustainable business sector.
Studying in Norway
The Norwegian higher education sector is known for its high academic standards, innovative teaching methods and close, informal relations between students and lecturers.
Working in Norway
Norway has topped the UN Human Development Index for a number of years, and is an attractive country to live and work in. Employees enjoy a high degree of gender equality and a good work–life balance.
Experience the natural wonders of Norway – sublime and serene. Enjoy the fjords, breathe the fresh mountain air, and marvel at the northern lights.
Doing research in Norway
Higher education and research are top priorities in Norwegian policy. We welcome innovation, and cooperate closely with the business sector in many areas.
Passport and Citizenship
Citizenship entails affiliation to a state with rights and obligations in relation to that state. Norwegian citizenship is granted in accordance with the Norwegian Citizenship Act.