Requirement of negative Covid-19 test and quarantine when entering Norway
The Norwegian Government has implemented new regulations on entry to Norway due to the spread of COVID-19.
The regulations are connected to pre-arrival Covid-19 test and quarantine after arrival. The regulations are in force as of 9th of November 2020.
For answers to specific questions relating to travel to Norway during the corona situation for non-citizens, please consult the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration’s Q&A webpage:
Also, please be aware that all travelers are responsible to keep themselves updated on the current rules for entering Norway.
More family members who live outside the EU/ EEA can now travel to Norway.
The government has announced that it will be possible for more family members residing outside the EU/ EEA to travel to Norway from 21 October 2020.
The groups are:
The usual requirements for visa and entry will apply.
See also press releases from the Directorate of Immigration (UDI) https://www.udi.no/en/important-messages/more-family-members-who-live-outside-the-eueea-can-travel-to-norway/
For more information regarding quarantine conditions please consult the Norwegian Institute of Public Health’s webpage https://www.fhi.no/en/op/novel-coronavirus-facts-advice/facts-and-general-advice/travel-advice-COVID19/
Re-opening of Visa Application Center in Jakarta
Based on the new PSBB regulation, VFS Services Indonesia will be operating at 25% of the normal capacity. Effective from Wednesday, 16 September 2020 the Norway Visa Application Center will accept visa applications with certain limitations. Should you need more information, kindly send an email to email@example.com.
Customers can lodge the visa application by appointment only.
Starting from Monday, 20 July 2020:
Norway re-opens for submission of C-visa applications for the following groups:
Children under 21
Please note, for girlfriend/boyfriend visa applications there is an additional document requirement that has to be submitted with the application. English version: Declaration on relationship
IF they have been a couple for at least 9 months and met at least once in person.
Embassy will also re-open for D-visa applications from the following applicants (in addition of those who have lost their residence card or have an expired residence card):
Spouses of Norwegian citizens who are living in Norway or plan to settle here, and their joint children.
Spouses of Nordic nationals who have lived in Norway for the past three years, and their joint children.
Spouses of foreign nationals with a permanent residence permit (settlement permit) and their joint children.
Spouses of foreign nationals with a residence permit as skilled workers with an employer in Norway and their joint children.
Spouses of foreign nationals who have an individual permit to work in a group, and their joint children.
For more detailed information on the new regulation, please visit https://www.udi.no/en/important-messages/endring-i-innreiseregler-fra-15.-juli/
If you have any questions, please reach out in getting your queries answered by sending us an email. firstname.lastname@example.org
Your safety is our priority.
As part of precautionary measures, customers visiting our Visa Application Centres may be subjected to body temperature checks to assess their health conditions and required to wear face mask.
Customers exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms, including fever (higher than 37.3 degrees Celsius), cough and difficulty breathing will be allowed to reschedule their application submission for another day and will be advised to seek medical attention at the nearest healthcare facility of their choice.
Apart from the safety procedures conducted, please note that The Norway Visa Application Centre will open Mondays and Wednesdays Click here for Visa Application Centre address.
Limited number of customers will be allowed inside the VAC at any given time, hence customers are mandated to book an appointment.
For the safety of our customers and staff, customers are encouraged to avail courier service, to avoid multiple trips to the VAC hence avoiding further spread of the virus.