An updated pamphlet with information to foreign citizens living in Longyearbyen is produced by The Longyearbyen Community Council, The Governor of Svalbard, Longyearbyen Hospital, Svalbard Tax Office, Svalbard Church and The Office for Social Insurance (NAV), in co-operation.


The pamphlet contains basic information about important rights and obligations of everyone living in Svalbard. It is translated into English, Thai and Russian. All versions are available as attached documents to this article.