Registration as an asylum seeker

On this page, you will find information about what you need to do to register as an asylum seeker. 

Registrering ved ankomst til Norge

Registration as an asylum seeker

You need to contact the police when you are going to apply for protection. The police will register you as an asylum seeker. It is not up to the police to decide whether you get to stay in Norway.

Application for protection

The Directorate of Immigration (UDI) processes all applications for protection in Norway.