You must have lived in the Barents region for at least one year and continue to be living there. The Barents region consists of Murmansk Oblast, the Republic of Karelia, Arkhangelsk Oblast and Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
Requirements relating to the employment relationship
You must have received a concrete offer of part-time work (maximum 80% of a full-time position) in Northern Norway (Nordland, Troms and Finnmark counties).
You must normally work for one specific employer.
Your employer must obtain confirmation from the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) that it is not possible to recruit enough workers from Norway or the EEA to perform the job.