Business Region Kristiansand
Rådhusgata 12
4611 Kristiansand

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In cooperation with companies in Agder, we assist newly employed international specialists and their family members to ensure a safe and effective transition to life and work in Norway.

Relocation Agder services

  • Pre-visit
  • Applications to the Directorate of Immigration (UDI) for residence permit for both the employee and the family
  • A practical Welcome meeting
  • Registration with the Police
  • Social security number and tax card at the Tax Administration
  • Help to find first accommodation
  • School and Kindergarten
  • Advising spouse on job search
  • A social meeting place 6 times a year: Secrets of Agder
  • Many other services are organized for each family

If your company needs our services, please contact Birthe Helland. Phone number: (+47) 930 89 188 

We look forward to assist you

Contact us

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Birthe Helland

(+47) 930 89 188
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Solfrid O'Malley

(+47) 901 90 944
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Neha Sharma

(+47) 405 64 511
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/ About our partners

Relocation Agder is proud to work closely together with all our valued partners

University of Agder - UiA

At the University of Agder, students and staff collaborate every day with both public and private sectors to find solutions that improve our world. With campuses in both Kristiansand and Grimstad, UiA consists of 6 faculties and 23 departments and has roots stretching back over 190 years.

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Sørlandet Hospital

Sørlandet Hospital provides specialist health services in somatic medicine, psychiatry and addiction treatment. The hospital's four main tasks are patient care, training of patients and relatives, research and education of health professionals. Sørlandet Hospital has three main hospitals in southern Norway, in Arendal, Kristiansand and Flekkefjord

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With a global footprint in more than 100 countries and employees representing almost twice as many nationalities, SLB Solutions is working to innovate oil and gas, deliver digital at scale, decarbonize industries, develop and scale new energy systems that accelerate the energy transition.

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HMH has been manufacturing industry-leading equipment for more than 125 years, creating one of the drilling industry's most comprehensive portfolio of products, systems and services for onshore and offshore drilling, subsea and land mining and construction applications.

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Noroff school of technology and digital media

Noroff offers future-oriented studies that are practical and in demand by today's employers. The vision "a world where today's education meets tomorrow's needs" is met by offering people the necessary knowledge, skills and expertise in close dialog with the business community while focusing on good student experiences.

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OSM Maritime Group

OSM Maritime Group is a leading ship management, crew and maritime services company, managing a diverse fleet of offshore, tanker, dry/cargo vessels. In addition to these core services, OSM offers additional equally important maritime services tailored to reqiuired needs, working closely with customers and partners to ensure their success.

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Insuring a significant part of the global merchant fleet, offering clients and members comprehensive insurance solutions and advice in day-to-day operations or in crisis situations. Gard plays a key role in the future of the maritime industry with its strategy focusing on sustainable maritime development.

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Morrow Batteries

At its new giga battery cell factory in southern Norway, Morrow Batteries will build a cost-effective manufacturing system for battery cells with the lowest possible CO2 footprint and reduced battery costs. This will be achieved by bringing together scientific problem solvers to deliver the batteries we need today and develop the batteries of tomorrow.

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Advantek Engineering AS

Through several offices in Scandinavia and Southern Europe, Advantek performs state-of-the-art solutions in engineering services for leading companies, as well as project management, embedded systems and software solutions. Together with its customers, Advantek creates solutions that digitize, simplify and streamline.

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Norse Atlantic Airways

Norse Atlantic Airways AS is a Norwegian airline headquartered in Arendal that launched in March 2021, a new long-haul airline that will offer affordable tickets on transatlantic routes. Norse Atlantic Airways will serve the intercontinental market with modern, fuel-efficient and more environmentally friendly Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

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Grimstad Municipality

Grimstad is a town and municipality in the county of Agder, and is the largest agricultural municipality in southern Norway. The municipality also hosts several shipping and offshore-related companies, an active coastal fishing fleet and several international high-tech firms, including IT and telecom companies.

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Kilden Theater and Concert Hall in Kristiansand houses Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra, Kilden Theater, Kilden Opera, Kilden Culture. Nearly 200,000 visitors experience around 850 concerts, performances and events in Kilden every year, performed by a diverse team representing approximately 260 full-time employees and 25 nationalities.

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ReSiTec AS

ReSiTec offers tailor-made solutions for any industry that needs to develop technology, products or equipment. The production facility specializes in the production and refining of metals and minerals. ReSiTec has extensive experience in process engineering and handling of powder and liquid solutions.

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3B Fiberglass Norway AS

Leading developer and supplier of glass fiber products and technologies for thermoplastic and thermoset polymer reinforcement, serving mainly the automotive industry, wind industry as well as products incorporated into performance composites, from three state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Norway, Belgium and India.

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Business Region Kristiansand

Invites business, academia and the public sector to collaborate on joint projects for business development and growth in the region. The goal is to facilitate sustainable value creation for business, visitors and residents. Business Region Kristiansand is also responsible for Kristiansand municipality's internal business work, such as case processing and analysis.

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