"Riksforsamlingen på Eidsvoll". Painting by Oscar Wergeland
Norway and Oceania //

The Bicentenary of the Norwegian Constitution in 2014 will raise awareness of what our Constitution means today and the role it can be expected to play in our future democracy.

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Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 18.03.2014 //

From 21 March 2014, visa and residence permit applications for Norway as well as visa applications for Sweden and Iceland can be submitted at one of six new VFS Global Visa Application Centres across Australia.

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From left: Håkon Skretting, Regional Director, Oil and Gas, INTSOK, Siren Gjerne Eriksen, Norway's Ambassador to Australia and Tore Moe, Oil and Gas Advisor Australia, INTSOK. 
Photo: Martine Sørlie.
Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 18.11.2013 //

The Deep Water Conference, organized by Norwegian Oil and Gas Partners – INTSOK – took place in Perth 14 November 2013.

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Photo: Bill Frymire/ Masterfile/ NTB scanpix.
Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 05.12.2013 //

Norway and Australia share some important economic similarities, which lay the ground for macroeconomic research cooperation.

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Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 12.11.2013 //

In a recent report from the World Economic Forum, Norway ranks as the third most gender equal country in the world, and number one when it comes to women’s economic participation and opportunity as well as educational level.

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Photo: Erlend Aas/NTB Scanpix/SMK.
Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 17.10.2013 //

Norway’s new Government was appointed 16 October by His Majesty the King. It is a conservative minority government formed by the Conservative Party and the Progress Party, with Conservative Party leader Erna Solberg as Prime Minister.

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Photo: Andreas Haga Raavand/MFA.
Embassy //

Welcome to the website of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Canberra.

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Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 02.04.2014 //

Norway’s former Prime Minister, Jens Stoltenberg, was appointed NATOs next Secretary General 28 March 2014. He will assume his functions as Secretary General from 1 October 2014.

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Norway and Oceania // Last updated: 21.01.2014 //

A new online platform compiling the most influential and cutting edge music from the Nordic countries launched on January 6th 2014.

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Norsk // Sist oppdatert: 05.09.2013 //

Etter norsk statsborgerlovgivning tapes norsk statsborgerskap automatisk dersom man får innvilget et annet statsborgerskap ved søknad.

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Norsk // Sist oppdatert: 02.10.2013 //

Noen potensielt ødeleggende naturfenomener, f.eks. skogbranner, sykloner, tropiske stormer og jordskjelv, er vanlige i Oseania og vil være en naturlig del av årets gang. Hele Stillehavet har f.eks. syklonsesong hvert år fra ca. november til april og det kan daglig registreres ørsmå jordskjelv i New Zealand.

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Northern lights over the Ersfjord in Tromsø. 
Photo: Bjørn Jørgensen / Innovation Norway .
Visit Norway //

Experience the northern lights or the midnight sun north of the Arctic Circle, or visit the world-famous Norwegian fjords, spectacular mountains and glaciers.

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