Travel and border information for Norway

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Residence permit and visa

A residence permit gives you the opportunity to work in Norway and to stay for more than 90 days. Important message to all applicants: Norway has implemented entry restrictions to Norway due to the spread of Covid-19.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE EMBASSY IS NOW CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE LATEST COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS IN DENMARK, AND NO APPOINTMENTS CAN BE BOOKED FOR THE TIME BEING.
If you have booked an appointment for January or February, we will offer you a new appointment as soon as it is possible. We will contact you by e-mail.

'Please note that all available appointments at the Embassy will be visible in the Application portal. Additional appointments will be published according to the Covid-19 restrictions and capacity.

All foreign nationals with a valid residence permit or a short-stay visa, or an entry visa must be aware that additional travel restrictions that might be in place in the EU/EEA/Schengen area at the time of your travel. Due to the outbreak of the Corona virus, many countries, including Norway, have applied additional measures or restrictions, such as pre-travel covid-19 test and/or quarantine requirements.

For Norway, you will find relevant information regarding entry and quarantine requirements on the following websites:
https://www.regjeringen.no/en/topics/koronavirus-covid-19/
https://www.helsenorge.no/en/coronavirus/

OBS For applicants who are residing outside Denmark and have an appointment at the Norwegian embassy in Copenhagen – please be aware of the restrictions on entering Denmark.

Currently in Norway: Questions and answers for nationals outside EU/EEA https://www.udi.no/en/about-the-corona-situation/questions-and-answers-regarding-the-corona-situation-i-norway/

More information at www.udi.no