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. Foreign nationals without a valid residence permit in Norway will be rejected at the border.

  • In order to respect the present Covid-19 guidelines the Norwegian Embassy in Copenhagen has opened the schedule for a limited numbers of applicants at the UDI Application Portal.
  • Due to reduced capacity, the visa-services will be closed from 11th  July – 11th August.

Currently in Norway: Questions and answers for nationals outside EU/EEA

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