Visas and Residence Permits

 Please read this important update regarding the outsourcing of receipt of visa applications. The Norwegian Embassy in Seoul has outsourced the receipt of applications for residence permits to Norway to VFS Global. This means, as of 15 April 2015, all residence applications (work, study and family reunifications) are to be submitted to:   Norway Visa Application Centre (New Address: 5.. Read more

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Some people do not need a visa to visit Norway because they hold a passport from a country that Norway has a visa exemption agreement with. Citizens of the Republic of Korea do not need a visa for stays up to 90 days. 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