Retirement pension and living abroad

  • if you are a refugee
  • If you are receiving a pension with a young disabled person supplement.
  • you must have lived in Norway for at least 20 years (actual periods you have lived in Norway).
  • and have supplementary pension, but have not lived in Norway for 20 years, you will receive a supplementary pension and basic pension for as many years as you have accumulated pension rights. The minimum pension level, special supplement and pension supplement are calculated in the same way.
  • you can continue to receive your Norwegian retirement pension without any requirement related to period of National Insurance cover (periods you have lived or worked in Norway).
  • You can continue to receive your guarantee pension if you have accumulated at least a 20 years of National Insurance cover.
  • if you are a refugee
  • If you are receiving a pension with a young disabled person supplement.
  • notify NAV
  • notify the National Population Register