The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration has got an offer for the operation of 79 reception centers in total with over 13,000 seats.
The deadline for submitting an application for the operation of reception centers expired on the 11th of April. In total UDI received 79 applications from both municipalities, organizations and the private sectors. The receptions centers will have a total of 10,000 seats, but when put together the applications include a total 13,596 seats.
It is now up to the various regional offices to decide which offers UDI shall accept and sign a contract with. These assessments will be done in a matter of few weeks.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today