Ministry of Justice and Public Security

Emilie Enger Mehl (Cent.)

Minister of Justice and Public Security

The Ministry of Justice and Public Security is responsible for the preservation and development of basic guarantees of the rule of law.
Coronavirus disease COVID-19

The coronavirus situation

Information about the Coronavirus situation in Norway.

Norway, Europe, Africa and Asia

Questions and answers about Norwegian immigration policy

How is responsibility divided between the Ministry, the Directorate of Immigration and the Immigration Appeals Board?

Norges riksvåpen

Civil protection and emergency preparedness

Instructions for the Ministries' work with civil protection and emergency preparedness.

News from the Ministry

The Coronavirus situation

New measures to apply to entry into Norway

19/11/2021: As a result of developments in the infection rate, the Norwegian Government has decided to reintroduce the requirement to produce a negative test taken before arrival and expand the current requirements regarding testing and entry registration in connection with arrival in Norway.

The coronavirus situation

Changes to entry restrictions for several countries and areas

22/11/2021: These changes will enter into effect on Monday 22 November at 12 am: Requirement of travel quarantine for people arriving from the archipelagos of the Canary Islands (Spain) and Madeira (Portugal), the island of Corsica (France), the region of Länsi-Pohja (Finland), and the regions of Blekinge, Halland, and Värmland (Sweden). At the same time, the requirement to complete travel quarantine is being removed for the regions of East Savo (Finland) and Östergötland (Sweden).


Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Address: Postboks 8005 Dep, 0030 Oslo
Visitor address: Gullhaug Torg 4A, Oslo