New in Norway - Information from Norwegian authorities

Welcome to Norway

On this page, you will find official information from the Norwegian authorities that may be useful for those new in Norway. You get to know your rights and obligations.

Stortinget i Norge med norske og ukrainske flagg

In Norway you will live safely and well

We stand together for a free and independent Ukraine. Norway therefore supports Ukraine humanitarianly, economically and militarily, and we are a long-term and reliable supporter. We will welcome you and other Ukrainian refugees seeking protection in our country.
Statsminister Jonas Gahr Støre

Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre

About New in Norway

New in Norway was published on 1 June 2023 and contains information for adults who have applied for or are going to apply for protection in Norway because of the war in Ukraine. 

The website will be updated with information from additional official authorities about topics that are relevant for those who are new in Norway.  

Within 2023 and 2024, New in Norway will include information to all newly arrived refugees and immigrants in Norway.