Please submit these documents when you apply for a renewal of your residence permit Checklist for renewal for skilled worker who wants to take additional education


The applicant is the person who wishes to visit or live in Norway. 

DUF number/date of birth:

How to use the list

When you turn up at your appointment with the police, you must hand in this list and copies of the documents on this list. You must also present the original documents

If any of your documents are in a different language than Norwegian or English, you must hand in a translation of the documents into Norwegian or English.

It is your responsibility to make sure that you have handed in all of the documents on the list which are required for your application. If all relevant documents are not handed in, you may have to wait longer for an answer or your application may be rejected.

Documents which you must hand in when you apply to renew your residence permit

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  • If you hand in your application in Norway, you normally only need to show your passport and hand in the copies.
  • If you hand in your application abroad, you must normally hand in both your passport and the copies. If you need your passport back before you receive an answer to your application, please contact the place where you hand in the application. 
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The signature form is the attachment you received via email when you registered your application online. Please print it and bring it with you. If you are handing in your application at a Danish embassy, please bring a filled-out application form instead. (

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Check here which recognition authority you must contact  (

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You must have funds equivalent of NOK 151 690 for the entire year, documented by a bank statement from your account or a detailed work contract for any part time work you do. You can not be self-employed or run your own business in Norway. If you have several bank accounts in Norway, you must enclose a bank statement for all your accounts.

Additional documents for some applications

If you want a representative to follow up your application in UDI on your behalf

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You can use this form Form for granting Power of Attorney (pdf, 677 kB) ( or the form you received by email when you registered your application in the Application Portal.