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Important Information

  • For the kind attention of our Norway Visa Application Center customers in Lebanon,

    Due to the ongoing global COVID-19 developments, Norway Visa Application Center in Lebanon reopens for reception of applications for Residence Permits as of Tuesday 09 June 2020 according to the following days and timings:

    Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 09 am to 12 noon based on appointment.

    Our helpline services are available between 08 am and 1 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. For passport Collection, please also attend between 08 am and 1 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

    For more updates, we request our customers to check our website (www.vfsglobal.com) or the Embassy/Consulate website.

    Passport Collection will be available on Tuesday and Wednesday from 08 to 13 hrs.

    We appreciate your understanding.

  • Restrictions on entry into Norway

    The Norwegian Government has implemented extensive restrictions on entry into Norway due to the spread of COVID-19. As a result, foreigners who do not hold a valid residence permit in Norway will be rejected at the border and refused entry into Norway. For the time being, visas for visitors to Norway will not be granted.

    For more information on the entry restrictions to Norway, please visit:

    • Press release from The Norwegian Government: Stricter border controls (15 March 2020)
    • The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration: Corona information page
    • Norway airports and air traffic information from Avinor
  • Fee changes effective February 2020 – please view the complete information here
  • The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beirut has been informed that some unidentified person(s) and travel agencies are booking appointments for applicants willing to apply for family reunification to Norway. As you know, the booking of appointments is a free of charge service provided by the VFS office in Lebanon. Any person or agency charging this service without our authorization would be reported to the relevant Lebanese and Norwegian authorities.
  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here