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We know it can be difficult to settle in a new country or city. We have collected useful information about how to get a job, a place to stay, the health care system and educational opportunities in Norway. Open monday, tuesday and wednesday from 12:30 - 19:00. Closed monday, open friday 12:30 - 15:30. Reduced opening in school hollidays. If you need more information about this Youth Information Centre please follow this link

Vestfold County.
Information from the County of Vestfold, official site this link.

City of Tønsberg.
The oldest town in Norway, Tønsberg, is where UngInfo is located, official site this link.
The Mayors Facebook-profile, here.

General Information about Norway: 
http://www.norway.info

Facts and history: 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norwegian_history#Etymology

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norway#Politics

Norwegian Organisation for Asylum Seekers
http://www.noas.no

Geography/Topography/Climate:
http://www.met.no
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Norway
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subdivisions_of_Norway           

Economy:
www.finansdepartementet.no
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Norway
http://www.norges-bank.no/english/

Currency/Cost of living: 
http://www.uio.no/english/student_life/budget.html

Demographics:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographics_of_Norway
http://www.indexmundi.com/norway/demographics_profile.html
http://www.ssb.no/english/subjects/00/minifakta_en/en/main_10.html


Learning the language:
http://www.sofn.com/norwegian_culture/languagelessons_index.jsp

Norwegian Directorate of Immigration:
http://www.udi.no/

International

www.nokut.no
http://www.independentliving.org/studyworkabroad/NO/


Grants and scholarships: 
www.lanekassen.no

Higher eduacation: 

http://www.studyinnorway.no/
http://www.samordnaopptak.no

Working:
Introduction
http://www.goinglobal.com/countries/norway/norway_work.asp


NAV, The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration: 
www.nav.no

Au Pair: 
http://www.atlantis-u.no/index.html
http://www.greataupair.com/aupair-nanny-jobs/Norway.html

Travel and transportation:
www.nsb.no/home
www.vkt.no

Sightseeing
http://www.visitvestfold.com/
http://www.visitnorway.com
100 Best Things To Do In Norway

Health
http://www.norway.no/Temaside/tema.asp?id=5

Social security:
http://www.norway.no/Temaside/tema.asp?id=14

Accomodation:
www.bbnorway.com/hosts/vestfold.htm

Legal matters:
http://www.norway.no/Temaside/tema.asp?id=9