The coronavirus situation

Information and advice about the coronavirus situation from Norwegian authorities.

Information for travellers

Norway's health authorities encourage everyone to avoid journeys that are not strictly necessary (both domestic and international), avoid public transport if you can, avoid other places where you can easily get close to others, avoid close contact with others. Everyone who comes from outside the Norway must be in quarantine for 14 days from their arrival in Norway, regardless of whether they have symptoms or not.

Questions and answers

Information about corona and health, travels, quarantine, isolation, border control etc.

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What's new

New measures to curb the financial impacts of the coronavirus outbreak

28/03/2020: Friday 27 March, the Government put forward additional financial measures to address the consequences of the coronavirus outbreak.

Norway’s health-related measures during the COVID-19 pandemic

27/03/2020: The Government will allocate more than NOK 2 billion to the development of vaccines to protect us against pandemics. New digital solutions are being developed to make COVID-19 contact tracing easier.


Regulations relating to rejection etc. of foreign nationals without a residence permit in the realm, out of concern for public health

In order to safeguard public health in connection with an outbreak of COVID-19, which is a disease hazardous to the public health, an administrative decision may be taken under the Immigration Act to reject a foreign national without a residence permit. Decisions are taken by the Directorate of Immigration or the police. The Ministry of Justice and Public Security may assign decision-making competence to another authority.

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