Visa applications for USA residents are to be submitted at the Norway Visa Application Centers in New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Houston or San Francisco (USA). Additionally, applicants in Houston and San Francisco who require a visa to Iceland will also apply at the Norway Visa Application Centers. All applications will be assessed by The Royal Norwegian Embassy in the USA. The Visa Application Centers are operated by VFS Services (USA) Inc.
Welcome to the website of the VFS Visa Application Centre for Norway in the Philippines. This site provides information on procedures applicable to all nationalities who need a Schengen visa to travel to Norway, Estonia, Finland, Iceland and Sweden. VFS Global is a commercial company, working as a privately-run service company, authorized by the Embassy of Norway to provide the users with complete information on procedure and requirements for visa and to collect the visa applications. However, any assessment and decision on visa is taken by the Embassy only.
NOTICE: All Visa Application Centres in the United States are closed until further notice
In line with the of the directive of the local Mayor’s office in each city relating to COVID-19 safety measures, all VFS Global Visa Application Centres in the United States will remain closed until further notice.
For more updates, we request our customers to check our website (www.vfsglobal.com) or the Embassy/Consulate website
ATTENTION: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Please be advised all Centers have stopped accepting Norway applications for shorty stay visa request until further notice as per the request of the Royal Norwegian Consulate. Norway is severely affected by the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
The Norwegian Government has taken measures in order to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to contribute to the maintenance of necessary health care and services. The Norwegian Government has implemented restrictions for entering Norway.
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.
If you would like to seek a refund for your UDI application please email New.York.Consular@mfa.no.
All Visa Application Centres in San Francisco closed until further notice
In line with the directive of the San Francisco Mayor’s office relating to COVID-19 safety measures, effective 17 March 2020, all VFS Global Visa Application Centres in San Francisco (processing applications for Norway) remain closed until further notice.
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