In order to provide better and more efficient service for all applicants, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing has opened a new Norwegian Visa Application Centre.
Photo: the Embassy website
The service is available for Chinese citizens/non-Chinese citizens legally residing in China and Mongolian citizen who wish to apply for a Schengen visa or residence permit to Norway.
The new Visa Application Centre will be located in new and more spacious facilities close to Sanlitun and have an extended number of counters. No appointment is needed to submit application documents at the Visa Centre.
Please notice that all applicants must register their application and pay the visa fee in the Application Portal before coming to the Visa Application Centre to submit their application documents. The extended opening hours and larger facilities is aimed at ensuring a higher level of service and efficiency for all visa applications to Norway.
As mentioned, please also notice that the use of the new Visa Application Centre only applies to applicants from provinces that the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing is responsible for; Beijing, Chongqing, Gansu, Guizhou, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Inner Mongolia, Jilin, Liaoning, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Tianjin, Xizang, Xinjiang, Yunnan. Applicants in Shanghai areas and Guangzhou areas should still apply at their correspondent consulate.
For more information about the Visa Application Centre and document requirements for visas and residence permits to Norway please have a look at the website, call the helpline or send an e-mail to the Norwegian Visa Application Centre.
Opening hours: 08:00-15:00
Helpline: (0086) (010) 8400 4592/ 8400 4529
Address: Room 605, Building 1, No. 13 Yuan, Worker’s Stadium North Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
The Visa Application Centre is located on the northern side of Shimao department store in Shimao International Centre. You can either get to the Centre by taking subway line 10 to Tuanjiehu subway station. It takes 15 minutes by walk from the station to the Centre. Or you could take bus 115, 117 or 118 to Worker’s Stadium or bus 110, 120 or 43 to Xin Dong Road.
The following applicants can still apply at the Embassy: applicants who hold diplomatic, service or official passports, family members of EU citizens and applicants applying through an adoption agency.