Information in several languages

Information in several languages on the coronavirus

Here you will find local information about corona. If you still cannot find answers, you can call our public information number 70 16 40 80. If you are ill, stay at home. Call your GP if you need medical attention. Emergency numbers may only be used for life-threatening illness or injury. The information on the page is being revised.

Advice and rules in Ålesund kommune

On January the 3, 2021, updater the 18. the government introduced new national rules and regulations.

  • Avoid having guests at home. There are exceptions for necessary home services and so on. Children can be visited by friends from the same cohort at school or kindergarten, and people who live alone can have a permanent family or household they visit.
  • Individuals entering Norway must now provide necessary information in order to ensure compliance to the quarantine regulations, the enhancement of our national precautionary measures and to contribute to our disease detection and tracking system. Proceed to registration.
  • See all the national guidelines in English (

Vaccine against Covid-19

Who will get the coronavirus vaccine?

Initially, there will not be enough coronavirus vaccine available for everyone in the recommended groups, so it must be given first to those who need it most.

Here is some more information about the immunisation programme:

You will be contacted by us or your doctor about vaccination when it is your turn. We will update this webpage with more information on the process locally.  

Corona testing and test results

If you develop symptoms such as a fever, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, sore throat or feel sick, you should get tested.

Book a Covid-19 test

You can book an appointment for yourself and your children below the age of 18. 

Book digitally

You must log in with BankID/MinID to book an appointment digitally. In the form you have to answer some questions before you get an appointment. The portal is in norwegian. 

Book test digitally

Book by phone

If you choose to call, use the municipality's test phone 70 16 40 60. The line is open Monday to Friday between 08.00 and 15.00. Remember to have your social security number ready. 

How the test takes place 

We take samples from the throat and nose. The samples show whether you have the coronavirus or not. 

The result is usually ready within 1-4 days.

Test locations

Our test location is by Åse helsehus, Åsesvingen 16. 
It is not possible to directly contact or book an appointment at the test location.


The test is free of charge. 

Test result

Everyone who has a positive test for the coronavirus is contacted by the infection control team.
The result is available at (English) within 1 - 4 days after you took the test. 

Find test results (log on)

You are not notified when the result is ready, you have to check yourself. 

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