Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance is responsible for planning and implementing the Norwegian economic policy and for coordinating the work with the Fiscal Budget.


National Budget 2016:

A budget to promote employment, growth and structural adjustment

Lower demand from the petroleum sector is dampening growth and poses a structural challenge to the mainland economy. The 2016 Fiscal Budget promotes employment, growth and structural adjustment in the Norwegian economy through targeted tax reductions, high priority on infrastructure and emphasis on other measures to stimulate employment, productivity and competitiveness.

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Regulation on requirements for residential mortgage loans

The Ministry of Finance has today adopted a regulation on requirements for residential mortgage loans. The regulation is based on current guidelines from the Financial Services Authority. The aim of the regulation is to contribute to a sustainable development in the residential mortgage market. The regulation takes effect from 1 July 2015.


Meld. St. 21 (2014-2015) The management of the Government Pension Fund in 2014

The Government Pension Fund comprises the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) and the Government Pension Fund Norway (GPFN). The Funds are managed by Norges Bank and Folketrygdfondet, respectively, under mandates set by the Ministry of Finance.

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The most important documents are bills (propositions), white papers, hearing documents and Official Norwegian Reports (NOUs). (These documents are primarily available in Norwegian.)

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Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Address: Akersgata 40, , Postboks 8008 Dep, 0030 Oslo