Norway: Updates to Temporary Immigration Restrictions

December 6, 2021

Key Points  

  • Travelers arriving from Italy, San Marino, Vatican City, Malta, and the region of Östergötland in Sweden to quarantine  
  • Travelers arriving from the regions of Länsi-Pohja in Finland and the regions of Norrbotten and Södermanland in Sweden will no longer be required to quarantine 

Overview  

Beginning 6 Dec. 2021, the government of Norway will require travelers arriving from Italy, San Marino, Vatican City, Malta, and the region of Östergötland in Sweden to undergo quarantine upon arrival. The regions of Länsi-Pohja in Finland and the regions of Norrbotten and Södermanland in Sweden will be added to the green and orange-rated countries and regions list. Travelers arriving from the green and orange-rated countries and regions are not required to undergo a quarantine The quarantine period may be reduced for all travelers  arriving from red, dark red, purple and grey-rated countries and regions if they can present a negative PCR test result no sooner than 3 days after arrival.  

What are the Changes? 

The government of Norway updated its list of travelers required to undergo quarantine on 6 Dec. 2021. For a complete list of travelers required to undergo quarantine based on their region or country of departure click here.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Norway’s website and Envoy’s website for additional updates and information.  


Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.  

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