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Entry visa requirements

Not required.

Working fewer than 90 days?

You do not need a permit if you have concerts or performances in Norway for a maximum of 14 days in any one calendar year.


Additional requirements

You must notify the police in writing before you enter Norway.

Working for more than 90 days?

You must have received an offer of full-time employment (for musicians and dance band 21 hours per week is sufficient).

For the self-employed you must have entered into a contract to carry out an assignment for business in Norway.

Additional requirements

The job offer must be for a specific, continuous period of time.

Musicians and their accompanying staff must have at least NOK 253, 378 per year, pre-tax (approx. £21,710)


NOK 6300 (£540)

Contact details

Norwegian Embassy Website
25 Belgrave Square
London SW1X 8QD

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7591 5500
[email protected]

Honorary Consulates: Aberdeen, Belfast, Dundee, Glasgow, Grimsby, Kirkwall, Manchester, Plymouth

Planning a tour?

The information provided in this guide is for your reference only and does not constitute legal or immigration advice. The ISM recommends that if you have any doubts about your eligibility to enter any country, you contact a suitably qualified migration expert for each individual country in good time prior to intended arrival.