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Below you will find valuable information for refugees coming to Norway, Sweden and Denmark
Valuable information for refugees coming to Norway
The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration
The UDI is
responsible for processing applications from foreign nationals who wish to
visit or live in Norway, the running of asylum reception centers and expulsion
cases. On this page you will find
information about protection and residence in Norway for people affected by the
situation in Ukraine.
National Arrival Center
The National Arrival Center (NAS) is the first stop for asylum seekers coming to Norway. The UDI has overall responsibility for the center.
Asylregistrering i NorgeAsylsøkere som ikke oppholder seg på Østlandet, kan fra og med onsdag 16. mars 2022 kl 08:00 registrere seg i sitt lokale politidistrikt.
Alternative to reception centres
If you have close family members who are settled in a municipality or you need adjustments, which are not feasible in a regular asylum reception centre, you can apply for an alternative to reception centre placement.
Norway is geographically divided into 11 counties (fylke). Each county is divided into smaller municipalities (kommune). It is the responsibility of each municipality to organize help for the refugees. Here is a list of the largest municipalities and a link to their webpage with information regarding refugees from Ukraine:
- Oslo kommune (Oslo fylke)
- Stavanger kommune (Rogaland fylke)
- Bergen kommune (Vestland fylke)
Valuable information for refugees coming to Sweden
Are your interested in helping refugees arriving in Sweden?
Interested in renting out accommodation
Stockholm municipality is looking for private individuals who rent out their homes to refugees due to the war in Ukraine. https://socialtstod.stockholm/nyanlanda/bostad/hyr-ut-din-bostad/