Deadline for leaving the country

If you are in Norway and your application for a residence permit has been rejected, you will be given a deadline for leaving the country.
  • The deadline for leaving will be stated in the letter you received from the UDI.
  • You have to leave Norway by this deadline.
  • If you do not leave by the deadline, the police can deport you and you can be subject to a prohibition against entry.
  • Some people, for example asylum seekers whose applications have been rejected, can apply for support to return to their home country
  • If you appeal the decision in your case, the deadline for leaving may be postponed.