Unemployment benefit in Norway can be obtained in the following cases:
If you have lost your job 100%, or if work time has been reduced by more than 50% compared to the previous employment.
Over the past year you earned at least 1.5 G or over the last 3 calendar years - 3 G.
On 01.05.2016 the G figure is equal to – 92,576 NOK and is variable.
You are registered with NAV as unemployed, and send a report every 14 days (meldekort).
You reside in Norway and are actively looking for a job.
The term to process the documents in NAV - 3 weeks.