Updated 17 August 2021: As a general rule, unrestricted travel to Norway is only possible for people arriving from “green” countries or if a full vaccination or recovery from Covid can be proven. But travellers should always check the individually applicable rules as temporary restrictions on the entry to Norway remain. Furthermore, requirements regarding testing and registration might apply. In this blog post we will explain these rules and requirements.Read more
Topics: Corona virus
Updated 17 August 2021: In the current situation, the corona virus causes constant changes in the restrictions regarding quarantine rules. For foreigners it can be difficult to know which quarantine rules apply when arriving in Norway. The purpose of this blog post is to clarify the rules for quarantine.
Topics: Corona virus
In this blog post we describe how to establish a private limited liability company in Norway (aksjeselskap).Read more
Foreign nationals who intend to work in Norway may need to apply for a work permit. Generally, non-EU/EEA/Swiss nationals need to apply for a permit to reside and work in Norway. Working in Norway illegally may result in reactions such as expulsion, prohibition from future entry, and registration in the Schengen Information System.Read more
Most foreign companies with assignments at Norwegian building or construction sites need specific ID cards for their workers. Without these ID cards their workers will be denied access to Norwegian building or construction sites. Below we will explain further what these ID cards are, why they are needed, and how to get them.Read more
Topics: Work in Norway
Norway is about to introduce withholding tax on interest, royalties, and certain lease payments.
On October 7, 2020, the Norwegian Government presented its national budget for 2021, including several changes to the tax rules in Norway.Read more
Foreign businesses with activities in Norway are required to report their assignments and employees to Norwegian tax authorities. The report is filed through an online portal, or by completing and submitting a paper form named RF-1199 for reporting of contract and RF-1198 for reporting of employees.Read more