Visas and Residence Permits

From 13th of October 2016, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Riyadh is handing over the reception of Schengen visa applications to VFS Global. The VFS Global web page for visas to Norway will be accessable from October 10th. Read more

Nationals of certain countries need a visa in order to visit Norway for up to 90 days. All foreign nationals who are to stay in Norway for more than 90 days must have a residence permit. Foreign nationals who are to work in Norway will in many cases need to have a residence permit, even for stays of less than 90 days. Read more

As with applications for Schengen-visas, applications for residence permits must also be registered in the Application portal.

All applicants for Schengen visa (C-visa) from Oman and Bahrain must contact one of the following embassies. Read more