Temporary redirection
If away and wants mail redirected

We forward all mail sent through Posten to Norway and abroad. Parcels can only be forwarded in Norway and for a fee.
Mailman outside a white house with a green mailbox and a postal car in front

Temporary redirection is used when you know you are going back to your original address. You keep your permanent address in our address register. Are you not going back, you should order permanent change of address.

Note: Mail that is forwarded can take up to two business days extra.

Application deadlines

When ordering online, the order must be made at least two working days before storage is to start. If you order by phone, you must count four working days and when ordering at Posten, it is five days.

It's that simple:

  • Use BankID, or any of the other options that appears, and log in.
  • Type where the mail is to be sent, who in the household the order applies to and how long the mail will be forwarded
  • Pay with Visa or Mastercard.

Prices for temporary redirection

What is pricedDomesticAbroad
Up to 30 days300.–390.–
Further per week42.–59.–
Redirection of parcels, per parcel100.–---

Question & answers

  • Businesses can order temporary redirection of mail by filling out the form that can be downloaded from bring.no.

  • Yes, with some limitations. Shipments of items cannot be forwarded abroad due to customs declaration.

    For permanent change of address, newspapers and magazines will not be forwarded. Remember to update the publisher about your new address.

  • All types of addressed mail distributed through Posten will be forwarded. Within Norway, it also applies to items sent in letters.

    Parcels may be redirected for an additional fee paid by the receiver upon extradition. In this case, contact customer service.

  • Sign in to My address or call customer service at 22 03 00 00.

    Remember the reference number on the order.

  • We will stop sending the mail a few days before the period expires and will keep the mail for the rest of the time.

    Within Norway it is two business days, in Europe one week and the rest of the world two weeks.

  • Use the form that can be found in the list below and deliver it to the post office or Post in Shop.

    Remember ID and certificate that shows that you can act on behalf of the deceased person.

    The price is the same as for regular temporary redirection of post.