Want to apply Apply for citizenship for those who have previously been Norwegian citizens or held a Norwegian passport

There are special rules for applying for citizenship if you have previously been a Norwegian citizen or have had a Norwegian passport.

The applicant is the person who wishes to become a Norwegian citizen.

If you are a citizen of two or more countries, and one of them is an EU/EEA country, please choose this country. 

What group do you belong to?

  • Former Norwegian citizen under the age of 12 who have one Norwegian parent or apply together with one parent

  • Former Norwegian citizen over the age of 12

  • Have had a Norwegian passport without having had Norwegian citizenship


Waiting time

Check how long you have to wait for an answer to your application for citizenships. 

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