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Various Information about living on Svalbard

Updated: 05.11.2021

Various Information

  • Smoking inside is forbidden.
  • Bulbs will be replaced by Samskipnaden.
  • Always make sure that you place your footwear on the shelves in the entrance area.
  • Snowmobiles must be parked at destignated area. Skies and Bicycles are not to be kept indoors other than the storage rooms. Skies, bicycles, and other equipment that are found in the entrance or hallway will be removed immediately at the tenant’s expense.
  • Slaughter meat is not allowed to be kept indoors.
  • Pets are not allowed in the housing or in the surrounding of the houses.
  • Do not disturb your neighbors unnecessarily when listening to the stereo, TV, musical instruments, etc. It should be quiet at 11 pm Monday-Friday and by midnight during weekends.
  • The tenant must compensate for the damage that is caused by him/her.
  • The tenant is obligated to report to Samskipnaden immediately about any damage that must be repaired without delay. Report defects at the Housing Portal
  • For internet problems, please contact orake@uit.no

Weapons

Norwegian law states that parts (the bolt) of the weapon and all ammunition must be kept in a safe.