Family immigration with a person who has protection (asylum) in Norway


If you are applying to live with a person in Norway who has been granted protection, you can be allowed to do so without any requirements as to this person’s income. But you have to remember to apply in time.

The deadlines vary, depending on when the person who lives in Norway was granted protection. The date stated on the decision letter this person received where he or she was granted protection, determines which deadlines apply.

Was the person who lives in Norway granted protection before or after 1 August 2017?

  • The person who lives in Norway was granted protection before 1 August 2017

  • The person who lives in Norway was granted protection after 1 August 2017