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Parental Visit of upto Nine months

Overview

If you have children in Norway and wish to visit them, you can choose whether to apply for a visitor’s visa for Norway and the Schengen area or a residence permit that is valid for up to nine months. The rules that apply to this permit are described in more detail under family immigration.

Visa Fees

Please click here to view the Visa fees

Please Note :

  • All fees paid at the Norway Visa Application Centre are non-refundable and no transferable
  • There is a VFS Service fee levied per application over and above the visa application fee
  • VFS Service fee is inclusive of all taxes

    VFS Service Charge 82,000 TZS

    The logistics fee and the value added service fees levied per application will be payable via I&M Bank branch near the Visa Application Centre. Please enquire from the Visa Application centre for the payment procedure during application date.

  • Value Added Services

    The Visa Application Centre offers optional services at a nominal additional cost:

    • SMS tracking facility
    • Photocopying facility
    • Printing Services

Documents Required

Please click here to view the list of documents you need to submit at the Visa Application Centre.

Photo Specifications

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General

  • The photograph for each visa applicant must be an un-mounted, full face photo, as described below
  • The photograph must have been taken within the last six months.
  • One photograph must be submitted. The photograph should be glued to the application form

Photo Size

The photo for each visa applicant submitted must measure:

  • 35 mm x 45 mm with the head centered in the frame.
  • The head (measured from the top of the hair to the bottom of the chin) should measure about 3 mm

Photo Appearance

  • The photograph must be a full-face front view in which the visa applicant is facing the camera directly.
  • The face should cover about 70-80 percent of the photo area.
  • The photograph MUST be in color and have only a white background. Photos with dark, busy, or patterned backgrounds will not be accepted.
  • In general, the applicant's head, including both face and hair, should be shown from the crown of the head to the tip of the chin on top and bottom and from hairline side-to-side. It is preferable that ears be exposed
  • Sunglasses or other wear, which detracts from the face, are not acceptable unless required for medical reasons (an eye patch, for example).
  • A photograph depicting a person wearing a traditional facemask or veil that does not permit adequate identification is not acceptable.

Note: Please follow these instructions carefully. If photographs presented do not meet these requirements your application will be considered incomplete

Processing Time

The embassy has 15 days to process a normal visa application. (In some (rare) cases, it can take 30 and even 60 days.) The period of processing starts when the embassy receives the application, which will happen the day after it has been handed in at VFS.

Online application form

The application form for a Norway visa must be completed online. To launch an online application, please visit the Application Portal:

https://selfservice.udi.no/