Norwegian by birth?


Many people automatically become Norwegian citizens when they are born or adopted, or when their parents become Norwegian citizens. Here you will find information about the rules for some big groups.

Which group do you belong to?

  • Children with a Norwegian mother or father (born after 2006)

  • Children with a Norwegian mother or father (born before 2006)

  • Children of Nordic parents who became Norwegian by submitting notification

  • Adopted children

  • Children born through surrogacy