Information about the EU/EEA regulations


Citizens of EU/EEA countries and their family members are covered by the EU/EEA regulations. People covered by the EU/EEA regulations are in comparison to non-EU citizens granted other rights and duties while residing in Norway.

Questions and answers

About the EU/EEA regulations

  • What are the EU/EEA regulations?

  • Who are EU/EEA nationals?

  • Who are covered by the EU/EEA regulations?

  • What are the implications of Brexit?

The registration scheme

  • What is the registration scheme for EU/EEA nationals?

  • Is it the police or the UDI that register EU/EEA nationals and their family members?

  • What is a registration certificate for EU/EEA nationals?

  • How can I get a copy of my registration certificate?

  • I need an appointment with the police related to my application or to get a new residence card. How do I get an appointment?

Legal residence

  • Can Norwegian citizens and their family members be covered by the EU/EEA regulations in Norway?

  • How do EU/EEA nationals and their family members stay in Norway legally?

  • I have been visiting Norway for three months. Can I extend my stay?

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