Ministry of Justice and Public Security

Emilie Enger Mehl (Cent.)

Minister of Justice and Public Security

The Ministry of Justice and Public Security is responsible for the preservation and development of basic guarantees of the rule of law.
Coronavirus disease COVID-19

The coronavirus situation

Information about the Coronavirus situation in Norway.

Norway, Europe, Africa and Asia

Questions and answers about Norwegian immigration policy

How is responsibility divided between the Ministry, the Directorate of Immigration and the Immigration Appeals Board?

Norges riksvåpen

Civil protection and emergency preparedness

Instructions for the Ministries' work with civil protection and emergency preparedness.

Documents

G-01/2022 – Revised circular relating to entry into force of the Regulations relating to entry restrictions for foreign nationals out of concern for public health

01/03/2022: The Act and the Regulations replace the Regulations of 15 March 2020 No. 293 relating to rejection etc. of foreign nationals out of concern for public health.

Annual report 2020: Women, peace and security

01/02/2022: This is the second yearly report on women, peace and security that is being finalised in the midst of an ongoing pandemic. A pandemic that has had a major impact on the work with women, peace and security, just as it has across the board on the broader foreign policy and development agenda.

News from the Ministry

Gamle hender som holder ukrainsk pass

Press release

The Norwegian Government is expanding the temporary collective protection scheme for Ukrainians

29/04/2022: The Norwegian Government is expanding the temporary collective protection scheme for displaced people from Ukraine. Ukrainian citizens who were in Norway on 24 February 2022 can also receive collective protection now.

Kirkekens

Press release

The Norwegian Government plans to increase national security, especially in the North

07/04/2022: ‘The Norwegian Government wishes to strengthen the security of the Norwegian population and of Norwegian interests, and we will act quickly. We are therefore proposing a number of measures to further secure Norway, says Minister of Justice and Public Security Emilie Enger Mehl.

Contact


Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Address: Postboks 8005 Dep, 0030 Oslo
Visitor address: Gullhaug Torg 4A, Oslo