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Norway

Ukraine nationals in Ukraine

Situations where they can apply for visas in Ukraine

Ukrainian citizens who have a biometric passport do not need a visitor’s visa, and can travel to and stay in Norway for up to 90 days over a period of 180 days (in Norway/Schengen Area).

Any special considerations

Ukrainian nationals who do not have a biometric passport must apply for a visa before arriving in Norway.

If they cannot apply for visas in Ukraine, alternative options

Due to the security situation, the VFS application centers and the embassy in Ukraine are closed. Applications must be submitted from one of the following: https://udi.no/en/contact-us/find-the-correct-embassy-or-police-district/embassies-consulates-and-visa-application-centres-abroad/embassies-visitors-visa/?r=ukr.

Non-Ukraine nationals in Ukraine

Situations where they can apply for visas in Ukraine

N/A

Any special considerations

If their nationality is one that does not require visitor’s visa before arrival in Norway, they can travel to Norway and stay for up to 90 days over a period of 180 days (in Norway/Schengen Area). Information about nationals where visitor’s visa is not required can be found here https://udi.no/en/word-definitions/persons-who-do-not-need-a-visa-to-visit-norway-/

If they cannot apply for visas in Ukraine, alternative options

Non-Ukraine nationals may apply from their home country or one of the following: https://udi.no/en/contact-us/find-the-correct-embassy-or-police-district/embassies-consulates-and-visa-application-centres-abroad/embassies-visitors-visa/?r=ukr.

Ukraine nationals in Destination Country

Options

Visitor’s Visa or work permit that expires:
Ukrainian citizens who are in Norway can continue to reside in Norway, but do not acquire any other rights.

Asylum Protection:
To apply for asylum the Ukranian citizen must be in Norway. The Norwegian authorities do not yet know how they will process these types of applications and have put the processing of such applications on hold.

Other considerations

The duty to return has been suspended for Ukrainian citizens until further notice.

Links to latest Government information

https://www.udi.no/en/important-messages/information-regarding-the-situation-in-ukraine