Certain groups - including EEA nationals residing or working in Norway, and their family members living i Norway - cannot be dismissed under this regulation.
The regulation applies to foreigners arriving in Norway after 08.00 on Monday 16 March (external website). (link to norwegian content)
New visa handling instructions (external website). (link to norwegian content)
Due to the Koronavirus outbreak, Norway will now normally reject applications for a Schengen visa. Visas can only be granted in extraordinary situations.