Norwegian Ministry of Finance

Councillor of State 1814 -

1st Ministry/5th Ministry/Ministry of Finance, Trade and Customs/
Ministry of Finance and Customs/
Ministry of Finance

 

2 March 1814 -

 

Councillor of state is the traditional title of a Norwegian member of government who is not prime minister or foreign minister. The title is often used synonymously with the title of minister, and was introduced by royal decree of 19  May 1814.

The prime minister and the other government members form the Norwegian Council of State when meeting under the King's presidency.

 

 

1st Ministry (finance affairs) (2 March1814 - 30 November 1814)
1814       : Frederik Haxthausen and Carsten Tank
1814       : Poul Christian Holst (acting)
1814       : Jørgen Vogt (acting)


5th Ministry (finance affairs)
(30 November 1814 - 31 December 1818)
1814-       : Herman Wedel Jarlsberg
1816        : Christian Krohg
1818        : Jonas Collett


Ministry of Finance, Trade and Customs (1 January 1819 - 31 December 1845) 
       -1822: Herman Wedel Jarlsberg
1822-1836: Jonas Collett
1836-       : Jørgen  Vogt


Ministry of Finance and Customs
(1 January 1846 - 31 December 1999)
       -1846: Jørgen Vogt
1846-1847: Olaus Michael Schmidt
1847-1849: Jørgen Vogt
1849-1850: Valentin Sibbern
1850-1852: Christian Bretteville
1852        : Niels Andreas Thrap
1852-1853: Jørgen Vogt
1853        : Hans Riddervold
1853        : Jørgen Vogt
1853-1854: Christian Bretteville
1854        : Niels Andreas Thrap
1854-1855: Jørgen Vogt
1855-1856: Otto Vincent Lange
1856-1857: Erik Røring Møinichen
1857-1858: Otto Vincent Lange
1858-1859: Erik Røring Møinichen
1859-1861: Otto Vincent Lange
1861-1862: Erik Røring Møinichen
1862-1863: Otto Vincent Lange
1863-1865: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1865-1866: Erik Røring Møinichen
1866-1869: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1869-1870: Erik Røring Møinichen
1870        : August Christian Manthey
1870-1872: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1872-1873: August Christian Manthey
1873-1874: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1874        : August Christian Manthey
1874-1875: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1875        : Jacob Aall (acting)
1875        : Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1875        : Jacob Aall (acting)
1875        : Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1875-1876: Jens Holmboe
1876-1879: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1879-1880: Jens Holmboe
1880-1883: Henrik Laurentius Helliesen
1883-1884: Christian Schweigaard
1884        : Herman Johan Foss Reimers
1884-1888: Baard Madsen Haugland
1888        : Olai Johan Olsen (acting)
1888        : Baard Madsen Haugland
1888-1889: Olai Johan Olsen
1889        : Peder Olrog Schjøtt
1889        : Edvard Hagerup Bull (acting)
1889        : Olai Johan Olsen
1889-1891: Evald Rygh
1891-1893: Johannes Steen
1893-1895: Ole Andreas Furu
1895        : Francis Hagerup
1895        : Fredrik Stang Lund
1895-1898: Birger Kildal
1898-1900: Elias Sunde
1900        : Georg August Thilesen
1900-1901: Søren Tobias Årstad
1901-1902: Elias Sunde
1902-1903: Elias Sunde
1903        : Gunnar Knudsen
1903-1904: Birger Kildal
1904-1905: Christian Michelsen
1905        : Gunnar Knudsen
1905        : Christian Michelsen
1905-1906: Edvard Hagerup Bull
1906-1907: Abraham Berge
1907-1908: Johan Magnus Halvorsen
1908-1910: Gunnar Knudsen
1910-1912: Abraham Berge
1912-1913: Fredrik Ludvig Konow
1913-       : Anton Thorkildsen Omholt
1915        : Otto Blehr (acting)
       -1919: Anton Thorkildsen Omholt
1919-1920: Gunnar Knudsen
1920-1921: Edvard Hagerup Bull
1921-1923: Otto Blehr
1923-1924: Abraham Berge
1924-1926: Arnold Holmboe
1926-1928: Fredrik Ludvig Konow
1928        : Christopher Hornsrud
1928-1931: Per Berg Lund
1931-1932: Peder Kolstad
1932        : Jon Sundby (acting)
1932-1933: Jon Sundby
1933-1934: Per Berg Lund
1934-1935: Gunnar Jahn
1935-1936: Adolf Indrebø
1936-1939: Kornelius Olai Person Bergsvik
1939-       : Oscar Torp
1940        : Johan Nygaardsvold
1940        : Johan Nygaardsvold 
1940        : Gunnar Jahn (Adminstrative Council in Oslo)
       -1941: Oscar Torp
1941-1942: Paul Hartmann
1942        : Oscar Torp
1942-       : Paul Hartmann
1945        : Egil Kaare Sundt (chief officer in Oslo)
       -1945: Paul Hartmann
1945        : Gunnar Jahn
1945-1947: Erik Brofoss
1947-1951: Olav Meisdalshagen
1951-1955: Trygve Bratteli
1955-1956: Mons Lid
1956-1960: Trygve Bratteli
1960-       : Petter Jacob Bjerve
1962        : Trygve Bratteli (acting)
       -1963: Petter Jacob Bjerve
1963        : Andreas Cappelen
1963        : Dagfinn Vårvik
1963-1965: Andreas Cappelen
1965-1971: Ole Myrvoll
1971-1972: Ragnar Christiansen
1972-1973: Jon Ola Norbom
1973-1976: Per Kleppe
1976-1979: Per Kleppe
1979-1981: Ulf Sand
1981        : Ulf Sand
1981-1986: Rolf Presthus
1986        : Arne Skauge
1986-1989: Gunnar Berge
1989-1990: Arne Skauge
1990-1996: Sigbjørn Johnsen
1996-1997: Jens Stoltenberg
1997-       : Gudmund Restad


Ministry of Finance
(1 January 2000 - )
       -2000: Gudmund Restad
2000-2001: Karl Eirik Schjøtt-Pedersen
2001-2005: Per Kristian Foss
2005-2009: Kristin Halvorsen
2009-2013: Sigbjørn Johnsen
2013-        : Siv Jensen
2013         : Tine Sundtoft (Climate Quotas Affairs)

Last updated: 28.10.2013