Requirements of seasonal workers
Requirements relating to the job offer
Requirements of the 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.
- If the work is in the agriculture or forestry industry, it is not necessary to obtain confirmation from NAV.
Rights and obligations
A new temporary regulation has been introduced, which is valid until 31.12.2020.
This provision allows you who are here for seasonal work and who want to work with seasonal work beyond 6 months, can apply for a renewed seasonal work permit.
How to apply
- The period you have this permit does not count if you later wish to apply for a permanent residence permit.
- You family is not entitled to residence permits to come and live with you in Norway.