The Department of Immigration and Emigration is currently issuing Ordinary Passports with 10 years validity. If your passport is valid only for 05 years from the date of issue, the validity can be extended for another 05 years period.
Passports can not be renewed after 10 years validity.
The following documents should be submitted:
1. Duly completed IM 37 (Form O)
If the applicant is unable to visit the Embassy to submit the application, his/her signature must be attested by a Justice of Peace or Attorney-at-Law/Solicitor or Honorary Consul General for Sri Lanka (Finland and Iceland). The attester should sign and place his seal and date.
2. Current passport
3. Residence permit (Residence Card) to prove visa status.
Applicants who are on indefinite visa for a period of more than two year are required to submit a letter from the UDI confirming that the applicant has not applied or acquired Norwegian Citizenship. Please note that the application for renewal will not be accepted without this letter.
4. Payment of NOK 30 (per year) could be made in cash at the Embassy or can be transferred to the Embassy Bank Account No. 7058.05. 77189 DnB NOR. Please ensure to attach a copy of the bank transaction slip along with the application forms.