Want to apply Permanent right of residence for EU/EEA nationals


If you have stayed in Norway as an EU/EEA national for at least five years, you can apply for permanent right of residence. This entitles you to stay and work in Norway indefinitely. Your family members may also be eligble.
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The applicant is the person who wishes to visit or live in Norway. 

When you apply, the UDI will consider which group you belong to, and whether you fill the requirements.  Here you can check for yourself what the requirements are for the most common group of applicants. Remember that you may belong to more than one group. 

Which group do you belong to?

  • Employee or self-employed person

  • Family member

  • Other type of EU/EEA national

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Waiting time

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

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