Do you have symptoms of coronavirus? For other languages, see fhi.no
If you do have symptoms, do not go to work, school, shops, public transport etc. Stay at home and take a self test. You can pick up these tests for free at the doctor's office. Don't keep the tests in temperatures below 2 degrees celsius.
Wear a face mask if you visit the doctor's office to collect a test yourself.
If the self test i positive, isolate yourself and call the doctor's office during opening hours: (+47) 41 70 24 00. You will be told where to show up for the PCR-test.
The people you live with and other close contacts, needs to follow guidelines for testing an quarantine.
You do not need to have a residential address in Indre Fosen to be tested. Everyone who stays in the municipality, e.g. tourists, can contact the doctor's office for testing.
When you have an appointment to take a corona test, it is important that you stay in your car until you are called on your mobile. Once you have been called, enter the door of the respiratory clinic located at the transverse end of the building. Do not enter the reception or waiting room at the doctor's office when taking a coronal test.
You will get the test results within a few days. If you have a profile on helsenorge.no, you may check the results yourself. If not, you have to contact the doctor's office +47 41 70 24 00. In case of a positive result, you will be contacted by local health service.
Testing before travelling to other countries
Will be performed for a fee of 1000 NOK. We do test for travel-purposes as long as we have the capasity to do so.
Foreign citizens who live outside Norway, and travel through Sweeden on their way home, do not have to pay for a corona test.
National regulations and advice translated
Updated January 14th, 2022.
Travel to Norway
Entry rules translated: https://www.helsenorge.no/fr/coronavirus/travel-to-norway
About the vaccine
General vaccine information several languages
The vaccine is free of charge and we will not ask you for bank details or payment when we contact you offering vaccination.
There are various companies that develop the corona vaccine. At the moment Indre Fosen provide the vaccine from Pfizer/BioNTech.
Info Pfizer: https://www.fhi.no/contentassets/84522abb591f4bc0b6abe09baf4234e0/vedlegg/engelsk-english_vaksine_biontech-og-pfizer.pdf
Info Moderna: https://www.fhi.no/en/publ/information-letters/vaccine-against-coronavirus----covid-19-vaccine-moderna/
We now offer a booster dose to everyone 18 years and older. People in this age group have to wait 20 weeks between their second and third dose.
How to book an appointment for vaccination
Order your appointment at https://timebestilling.remin.no/indre_fosen (Norwegian language). Log in with an electronic ID and select the place and time for vaccination. If you do not have a Norwegian electronic ID or for other reasons cannot use the website, you may contact Indre Fosen kommune on telephone (+47) 74 85 51 00. Inform the operator if you'll need an interpreter when you have your vaccine appointment. We use authorised interpreters.
It is important that you show up at your vaccine appointment
If you become ill or for other reasons are unable to attend the agreement, you must notify by telephone 74 85 51 00.
You must remember this on the day you are going to be vaccinated
- When you meet the vaccine appointment, wear clothes that allow the nurse to easily access top of your upper arm.
- Bring identification.
- Do not meet if you are ill. Keep a distance from others and wear a face mask. You can be bandaged by the staff if you do not bring your own.
- If you have not booked the appointment digitally, you must fill in a self-declaration form. See self-declaration form in several languages:
- After receiving the vaccine, sit down and wait before returning home. You will be told how long to sit down.
- Side effects: Read more about common side effects and when you should contact a doctor.
If you have any questions about the vaccination programme in Indre Fosen or you need help to book your appointment, call (+47) 74 85 51 00
Information in other languages from the Norwegian health authorities
Are you in contact with people who do not speak Norwegian?
In the front desk at rådhuset in Rissa /Rådhusveien 13), you can pick up paper cards in different languages with a QR code and a link to Helsenorge's pages with updated information about coronavirus.
Indre Fosen kommune's information in other languages
Indre Fosen kommune’s website www.indrefosen.kommune.no can be translated into a number of languages using Google translate. If you are on a PC, you will find the language button in the right corner on the top. Translate is not available for mobile phone.