International Organization for Migration

Migration for the benefit of all

Voluntary Assisted Return Programme (VARP)

+47 23 10 53 20

Visitor's Address:
Skippergata 33 Second floor; Oslo
Monday - friday: 10:00 - 15:00

Mailing Address:
PB 8927, Youngstorget, 0028

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Your VARP application has been received and submitted to UDI for acceptance. UDI decides whether applicants qualify for the Voluntary Assisted Return Programme. Your VARP application has been accepted. IOM will assist you to go back home. Your VARP application has not been accepted. For more information about this decision, please contact UDI. If you do not have a valid travel document, IOM will assist you with obtaining a valid travel document from your Embassy. Processing times vary depending on your destination.
Your plane ticket is booked. You will be soon be back home. In addition to travel assistance, you may be entitled to reintegration support. This may include a cash allowance, in-kind support and other assistance depending on when you apply to the VARP programme and to which destination you are returning.
Please pay attention to the luggage allowance. Luggage exceeding the allowance will not be covered by IOM.

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