Most applicants will have to pay an application fee. Here you can find an overview of how much you will have to pay, how to pay and refund.

How much will you have to pay?

  • Visitor's visa

  • Family immigration

  • Work, studies and au pair

  • Other types of residence permits

  • Permanent residence permit

  • Immigrant's passport and travel document

  • Citizenship

  • Order a new residence card

  • Appeals for any kind of decision

How do you pay the fee?

  • If you register your application through the Application Portal Norway (external website, opens in new window), you pay the fee with a Visa card or Mastercard at the same time.
  • If you are not able to use the Application Portal Norway you must pay the fee at the latest when you hand in the application at the embassy or consulate. If you pay in advance, you must enclose the original receipt with your application.


If you have questions about refund, you must either contact the police where you live or embassy if you are abroad.

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