Russian worker

Requirements of the applicant

  • You must pay an application fee.
  • Your work or research situation must be unchanged. 
  • You must meet the same requirements as when you applied for the first time.

Requirements of the type of residence permit you have 

  • Your residence permit must be renewable. If you already have held the residence permit for the maximum amount of months or years, you cannot apply for renewal.
Residence permit for:Is the permit renewable?
Unskilled Russian workers

Yes, but you can only have it for up to two years, then you must live outside Norway for one year before you can apply for a new such permit.

Russian cross-border workers Yes

Requirements of persons who have changed employers