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.


Illustrasjonsbilde. Foto: Colourbox

New governance structure for Norges Bank:

The Norwegian Government recommends that the asset management of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) remains in Norges Bank

“The Government proposes a new and modernised governance structure for Norges Bank. Moving forward, this new structure lays the foundations for the sound management of the central bank and of the GPFG”, says Minister of Finance Siv Jensen.

Illustrasjon for statsbudsjettet 2019

National Budget 2019:

A budget to promote employment, welfare and security

"The Norwegian economy is doing well. Businesses are investing more and employment is rising throughout the country. We are using the good times to secure a sustainable welfare state and a safer Norway", says Minister of Finance Siv Jensen.


Illustrasjon for statsbudsjettet 2019

White paper (Meld.St.):

Meld. St. 1 (2018–2019) National Budget 2019

Norway is a country of great opportunities. High labour utilisation and high productivity are the foundations for high economic growth throughout the country. The Government’s eco-nomic policy is based on the premise that wealth needs to be created before it can be shared.

Illustrasjonsbilde. Finansmarkedsmeldingen 2018

Meld. St. 14 (2017-2018)

Report to the Storting (white paper)

The report reviews the financial stability outlook, and also includes chapters on the financial markets from an industry perspective and how consumer protection is attended to in financial markets and the need for change. In addition, the report gives an overview of the activities of Norges Bank, Finanstilsynet, Folketrygdfondet and IMF in 2017.

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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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