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  • More travellers need to stay at a quarantine hotel

    07/05/2021 Press release Ministry of Justice and Public Security

    The government has decided that travelers who have stayed in countries outside the EEA / Schengen will go to quarantine hotels on arrival in Norway. This applies regardless of whether the trip has been necessary or not.

  • Changes in the travel advice for hospital districts in Finland

    07/05/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Based on the Norwegian Institute of Public Health’s weekly assessment of the Covid-19 situation, the Government has decided to change the status of the following hospital districts in Finland from ‘red’ to ‘yellow’ on the map showing the status for

  • Report No 14 to the Storting (2019–2020) - The Skills Reform – Lifelong Learning

    07/05/2021 Report to the Storting Ministry of Education and Research

  • The coronavirus situation: Questions and answers about entry to Norway

    07/05/2021 Article Government.no

    In order to limit the risk of imported infections, the government further tightened non-Norwegian citizens’ entitlement to enter Norway from on 29 January. In short, only those non-Norwegian citizens who are residents of Norway are permitted to

  • New ambassador from Hungary

    07/05/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    A new ambassador to Norway presented her letters of credence to His Majesty the King on 6 May 2021: Ambassador of Hungary, Her Excellency Ms Eszter Sándorfi.

  • Our new digital world

    07/05/2021 Guidelines/brochures Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation

    2020 has been a different and challenging year. The coronavirus pandemic has presented businesses with major challenges, but we have also seen an increase in the rate of digitalisation. The Government has introduced a number of measures to meet the

  • Good news from the US on vaccines

    06/05/2021 Speech/statement Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Yesterday, US Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced that the US will support a temporary waiver of patent protection for coronavirus vaccines. It is good news that the US has now indicated it will take steps in the World Trade Organization (

    By Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide article, 6 May

  • Several measures eased for vaccinated people

    06/05/2021 Press release Office of the Prime Minister, Ministry of Health and Care Services

    People who have received their first dose of the vaccine will be protected 3 weeks after receiving the first dose, and for up to 15 weeks afterwards. From today, these people can follow the same guidance that applies to people who are fully

  • Consultation on legislative amendment concerning COVID-19 certificates

    06/05/2021 Press release Office of the Prime Minister, Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The Norwegian Government seeks to use COVID-19 certificates to gradually open up society and keep it more open until the end of the pandemic. Extensive use of COVID-19 certificates is likely to require a broader legal basis. Today, the Norwegian

  • Continuation of strict entry restrictions

    05/05/2021 Press release Ministry of Justice and Public Security

    The tightened entry restrictions that were introduced on 29 January 2021 will remain in effect for the time being, initially until 24 May.

  • Film policy

    05/05/2021 Article Ministry of Culture

    Film and other audiovisual productions are key cultural means of communication and artistic forms of expression. The Government is working to facilitate the production of high-quality audiovisual content in Norwegian and Sámi that is available to

  • Award-winning campaign combats social dumping

    05/05/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

    Many foreign workers who travel from Eastern Europe to work in Norway are unaware of their rights and obligations as employees here. An information campaign to remedy this has now been launched.

  • Temporary adjustments to Level A measures

    04/05/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    Level A, the strictest level of regional measures, has been designed to normally last for 2-3 weeks. This level of measures has applied to 20 municipalities in Viken for considerably longer than this. The Norwegian Government therefore asked the

  • Adjustments to regional measures

    04/05/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The Norwegian Directorate of Health and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health have conducted an overall review of the regional levels of measures and are proposing minor adjustments. The Norwegian Government has followed the recommendation. Most

  • Changes to regional measures in Viken

    04/05/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The infection levels in Viken county are falling, but some municipalities still have high infection levels. In accordance with recommendations from the Norwegian Directorate of Health, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health and the County Governor

  • Exemption from transmission quarantine for people who have been vaccinated against COVID-19

    04/05/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    People who have been fully vaccinated no longer need to go into transmission quarantine. When people have received their first dose and 3-12 weeks have elapsed since vaccination, they will also be exempt from transmission quarantine if they are

  • States that have endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration

    03/05/2021 Article Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    The Oslo Conference on Safe Schools: Protecting Education from Attack, was organised in Oslo 28-29 May 2015. The main objective of the Conference was for states to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration.

  • Interval extended between the first and second dose of the vaccine

    30/04/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The interval between the first and second dose of the mRNA vaccines (Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna) is being extended to up to 12 weeks for all age groups under 65 years following a recommendation from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. This

  • Change in the travel advice for one hospital district in Finland

    30/04/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Based on the Norwegian Institute of Public Health’s weekly assessment of the Covid-19 situation, the Government has decided to change the status of the North Ostrobothnia Hospital District in Finland from ‘yellow’ to ‘red’ on the map showing the

  • 'Note that the Palestinian elections have been postponed'

    30/04/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'We note that the planned Palestinian parliamentary elections have been postponed', State Secretary Audun Halvorsen said after the postponement of the elections.