Oslo

Living and
Working in Oslo

Connect with fellow expats in Oslo
Join exciting events and groups
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Exchange tips about expat life in Oslo

David Hicks

"Thanks to my network on InterNations, I already had some contact persons to ask for support on coming to Oslo. "

Amelie Barreau

"Enjoying the great spirit of our InterNations’ Oslo Community for the last few months, I am absolutely convinced of the vision to bring people from different nations together."

Enjoy living and working in Oslo

Are you an expat living in Oslo? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Norwegian aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺCan anybody help me find an English-speaking counselling service in Stavanger?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for telecommunication providers in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Oslo can take you hours. However, by using our Oslo expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Oslo. Beginning with health-care top tips about local infrastructure - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Oslo.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Oslo. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from moving to Austin to living in Stockholm.

Top Articles in the Oslo Expat Guide

  • Moving to Oslo

    Expats moving to Oslo find themselves in Norway’s cultural and financial center, its metropolitan heart, so to speak. With its close proximity to hills and forests, the city shows you the best of two worlds. Learn more about Oslo, its districts, visa requirements, and public transport!
  • Living in Oslo

    Living in Oslo is not only a great way to experience both nature and an urban environment. It also gives you the opportunity to visit Norway’s cultural center. Our InterNations guide to living in Oslo gives you an insight into healthcare, education, housing, and different neighborhoods.
  • Working in Oslo

    Working in Oslo offers great work opportunities, a strong economy, and much more. For instance, expats benefit from Norway’s social welfare system and a healthy life and work balance. Read our guide to working in Oslo for info on the economy, the job search, etiquette, and more.

Information for the Expat Life in Oslo

Are you looking for specific information, such as special food stores in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Norway? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Oslo, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Oslo. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Oslo expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Oslo and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Velkomen from our expats living and working in Oslo.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Oslo? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in San Diego or living in Riyadh!

David Hicks

"Thanks to my network on InterNations, I already had some contact persons to ask for support on coming to Oslo. "

Amelie Barreau

"Enjoying the great spirit of our InterNations’ Oslo Community for the last few months, I am absolutely convinced of the vision to bring people from different nations together."

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