A guide that shows you step by step what happens when you apply for protection.
Information for those who have applied for protection, but already have a residence permit in Norway.
How long it takes before you receive a reply to your application varies.
You may apply for assisted return to your home country or other country of legal residence at any time.
Check if you can work or participate in voluntary work before your application is processed.
If you move, you must tell the police.
An ordinary asylum reception centre is somewhere asylum seekers who are waiting for an answer to their application, or have received an answer, lives.
For example you stay with family or friends.
Explanation on how to get to where you have been told you are going to be interviewed.