Banking services

If you are employed in Norway you need a Norwegian bank account to make it easier to receive your pay.

Language tuition for Nordic area citizens

Nordic area citizens are not obliged to take a Norwegian language course. If you do not speak Norwegian, or any other Scandinavian language, you should consider to take a Norwegian language course. This course is not free.

Norwegian society

If you want to learn more about Norwegian society and culture, you will get a brief introduction at This site also provides useful and practical information, that will help you to get settled in Norway

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For more advice and tips, and finding a job in Norway, visit Nordic Co-operation. Here you can also read more about Social Insurance rights and benefits in Norway.