Welcome to the website of the Norway Visa Application Centre. This website provides information on how to apply for a Schengen visa to Norway. If you follow the guidelines on this website, you will be able to submit your application accurately with correct documentation and thereby avoid unnecessary delays.
This site provides with details related to your application submission and passport collection/delivery along with other useful information you need to know.
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:
Temporary closure of VFS’ Visa Application Centers for Norway
Due to the extensive restrictions on entry into Norway, it will no longer be possible to submit applications for Schengen visas to Norway at any of VFS’ visa application centers. The application centers will still be open for submissions of applications for residence permits to Norway.
For any enquiries, please contact VFS Call center.
Effective 07 July 2019 please pre-booked your appointment with VFS in order to submit your Norway visa application. Apply for Schengen visa to Norway at least 30 days prior to your departure… read more
Important Notice: The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Abu Dhabi handles applications for visa and residence permit/visa/residence permit from United Arab Emirates.
When submitting your application, please meet in person at the VFS Visa Application Centre, which receives applications on behalf of the Embassy. The Embassy requests applicants to provide all mandatory documentation as per the checklists.
Please find the contact information and information on how to book an appointment with VFS on the following website: https://www.vfsglobal.com/norway/uae/how_to_apply.html
If you have already submitted your application at the Visa application centre, to know the status of your applicationClick Here
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Published on 18 March 2020
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Published on 27 February 2020