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Do you live in Norway? This is your one-stop shop to everything you'll need to live a successful life. From financial matters to staying up to date with the news, these are your must-have resources.

Moving to Norway takes some serious planning, whether you're crossing the border from Sweden or flying across the globe.

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These resources will guide you in the right direction for every essential expat need. Is there something missing? Let us know!

Norway Weekly: The must-read weekly email

Stay up to date with all things Norway with our once-weekly email newsletter. Norway Weekly is designed for English-speakers both in Norway and around the world with a passion for all things Norway and Scandinavia.

Every Tuesday morning, you'll get an email packed full with the latest news headlines, features, blog posts & opinion from Norway. Subscribe today and join 9,000+ others. Sign up here

Find a job in Norway

We do not employ anyone ourselves, but we do publish a job board on which we list a range of English-language vacancies from across Norway. Click here to start your search today.

Learn Norwegian online

Kicking off your language learning before you move to Norway is a wise move. Even if you've already arrived, taking this online course will help supplement your language learning journey.

Start mastering Norwegian today with NorwegianClass101.com, our recommended online course.

If you think you’d prefer a story-based approach to learning, consider the low monthly subscription to The Mystery of Nils.


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Ancestry Test

Have you ever wondered if you have Scandinavian DNA? Shop now for the most comprehensive DNA kit on the market. See incredible insights into your ancestry and wellbeing all in one kit.

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Professional services

Do you need legal advice, or an accountant to help with your business or personal finances? We've teamed up with a leading Norwegian professional services provider to help you get the best person for your needs at the best price.

  • Accountant: Get a free quote from three Norwegian accountants
  • Lawyer: Get quotes on legal help from three Norwegian legal teams

Transfer money to/from Norway

Once you've opened a Norwegian bank account you'll need to transfer money from your home country. You can do this with your bank, but you'll be losing out on a huge amount of money. By using the money transfer service from CurrencyFair, you'll save money and get it faster.

Travel insurance

Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from over 150 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

By focusing on what you need and leaving out what you don't, World Nomads prices are some of the most competitive online. Get a quote today or read more about travel insurance here.

Save on your energy bills

In this time of rising cost of living, every krone counts. You can see if you're paying too much for your household energy in Norway with this simple, free service from our friends at Tjenestetorget.

Car & home insurance

Buildings, contents and car insurance are essential items for families in Norway. But in this time of rising cost of living, every krone counts. You can see if you're paying too much for your home or car insurance with this simple, free service from our friends at Tjenestetorget.

Find a fitness centre

Keep your physical and mental wellbeing first and foremost during your relocation to Norway by joining a fitness centre. Because of their long opening hours and non-binding contracts, one leading fitness centre chain is a great option for new foreign residents. Find your nearest fitness centre here.

Hotel booking

We've partnered with Booking.com to bring you the very best deals on hotels not just in Norway, but around the world. With more than 1 million beds worldwide from luxury ski lodges and beachside resorts to budget-friendly hostels, visit Booking.com for all your accommodation needs.

Car rental

Whether you live in Norway or you’re planning a trip here, car rental is something you’ll likely need at some point. Here’s how to get the best prices on car rental in Norway.