Visas and Residence Permits

Please note that the processing time for visa application is up to 5 weeks. Read more

Do not risk a ban of entry to Norway and Schengen Please note that using counterfeit documents when applying for a visa will lead to “expulsion”. If you are “expelled” you will be banned from entry to Norway, either for a limited period or permanently. As a rule, the prohibition against entry will also apply to the other Schengen countries. Note that the applicant is always personally responsib... Read more

Nationals of certain countries need a visa in order to visit Norway for up to 90 days. All foreign nationals who are to stay in Norway for more than 90 days must have a residence permit. Foreign nationals who are to work in Norway will in many cases need to have a residence permit, even for stays of less than 90 days. Read more