Royal Norwegian Embassy
Hanoi Tower, 8th Floor,
49 Hai Ba Trung Street,
The Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi represents Norway in Vietnam and Laos. Diplomatic relations were established with Vietnam in 1971 and with Laos in 1991. The Embassy is co-located with Innovation Norway.
The Norwegian Honorary Consulate is located in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Honorary Consul: Mr Arild Haugan
Norwegian Honorary Consulate Somerset Chancellor Court, 5th Floor 21-23 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.
Tel:+84 28 3822 1696
Monday to Friday 09:00-11:30 and 13:30-15:30
Applications for passports for children under 12, personal numbers, legalisations and other notarial acts are accepted at the Consulate by appointment only.
The Consulate in HCMC will be closed on the holidays listed in the article below.
Monday to Thursday 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-15:00
In case of a consular emergency outside opening hours, you will have the option to transfer your call to the Foreign Service Response Center in Oslo by calling the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi (does not apply for visa or residence permits).
You can find public holidays for the Embassy in the listed article below.
Monday and Tuesday 09:30-11:30
Applications for passports and personal numbers, legalisations and other notarial acts are accepted during this time only.
The Consular Section will be closed for applications and notarial acts on the following days:
Monday 4 February 2019
Tuesday 5 February 2019
It is important applicants read the information about required documentation as incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Please note children under the age of 12 can also apply for a passport at the Norwegian Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City. Applications received at the Consulate by appointment only.
Consular telephone hours:
Monday and Tuesday 13:30–14:30.
General passport, personal number and legalisation enquiries should be emailed to email@example.com
Visa related enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
H.E. Ms Grete Løchen
Mr Jan Wilhelm Grythe, Counsellor/Deputy Head of Mission
Mr Harald Nævdal, Commercial Counsellor
Ms Mary Ann Andersen, First Secretary (Head of Chancery)
Ms Anne Melangen Havn, First Secretary (Politics and Trade)
Ms Judith Maria Helle, First Secretary (Visa)
Innovation Norway Hanoi is working to promote Norwegian business, and to connect Norwegian companies with business opportunities in Vietnam. If you have questions about business in Vietnam, Innovation Norway can be a good place to start.
More information: http://www.innovasjonnorge.no/no/Kontorer-i-utlandet/Vietnam/
Tel: +84 24 3974 2933
Fax: +84 24 3974 3303
The Embassy in Hanoi and the Consulate in HCMC will be closed on the occasion of the following holidays in 2019:
New Year's Day: Tuesday 1 January
Tet Lunar New Year Festival: Monday 04 February – Friday 08 February
Good Friday: Friday 19 April
Hung Kings' Memorial Day (observed): Monday 15 April
Liberation Day: Tuesday 30 April
International Labour Day: Wednesday 1 May
Norway's National Day: Friday 17 May
Vietnam's National Day: Monday 2 September
Christmas Day: Wednesday 25 December
Boxing Day: Thursday 26 December