Children under the age of 18

You must meet the following requirements

  • You must pay an application fee.
  • You must hold a valid residence permit in Norway.
  • You must be in Norway when you apply.
  • It is not possible for you to obtain a passport from your home country in time for your journey.
  • The Norwegian authorities cannot normally be in any doubt about your identity.
  • You must have particular reason for wanting to travel, for example that you are going:
    • on a school trip or a trip with your sports club
    • to visit a family member who is acutely and life-threateningly ill
    • to the funeral of a close family member
    • to obtain a passport from your home country
    • on a trip with your foster family 
  • Both your parents, or the parent who has sole parental responsibility for you, must apply on your behalf.
    If you are in the care of the Norwegian child welfare service, the child welfare service must normally apply on your behalf. Your foster parents cannot apply.