AFTER ARRIVAL: REGISTRATION AT THE POLICE
You must apply for a Study Permit (visa) before entering Norway. After arriving to Norway, you must register at the local police station within seven days.
When you have received your residence permit, you will need to visit the police and order a residence card.
What to do before visiting the police station
What to bring when you meet with the police
Your offer of admission from UiT
Your Housing Contract (tenancy agreement)
Your address in Norway with the postal code (see your tenancy agreement)
The housing code (see your tenancy agreement)
- Health Insurance
Confirmation of registration, Residence Card and vaccination notification letter
You will receive a confirmation of registration and notification letter for vaccination when we have registered your immigration to Norway at the local police, together with your new identification number and Residence Card to your postal address. A letter will be sent to your new address as it is registered with the National Registry. Please remember to mark your post box with your name.
Norwegian National Identification Number (personnummer)
The police will notify the Norwegian Tax Administration that you are moving to Norway and need a Norwegian identification number. A letter will be sent to your new address as registered with the National Registry. Please remember to mark your post box with your name.
How to open a Norwegian bank account?
Please read about Bank and currency
Health insurance and Tuberculosis Test
Please read about Insurance Planning
TROMSØ POLICE DEPARTMENT
Tel. -47 77 79 60 00
POLICE STATION IN ALTA
Tel. +47 78 42 80 00
POLICE STATION IN HARSTAD
Øysteins gate 8
Tel. -47 77 04 36 00
POLICE STATION IN NARVIK
Kongens gate 14 - 18
Tel. +47 77 04 36 00