If you submit your application for a permanent residence permit to the police on 1 September 2017 or later you must, during the 12 last months, have had a total income or business income of at least NOK 242 966 pre-tax.
Some people are exempted from this requirement or have a lower requirement for income.
You cannot have received financial assistance from NAV (økonomisk sosialhjelp) during the last 12 months.
When applying for permanent residence permit you must have your own income to meet the new requirement.
You cannot include the income of your spouse or another family member. You may also not include any money that you have been gifted by someone or money in your bank account.
The requirement applies to those who are between 18 and 67 years old when the police or the UDI considers the application. Some people between 18 and 67 years old are exempted from the requirement.