Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation

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Published under: Solberg's Government

Publisher Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation

The Ministry is responsible for housing policy, the Planning and Building Act, local government finances and local administration, ICT Policy and Public Sector Reform, rural and regional policy, the conduct of elections, government employer policy, Sami and minority affairs and national mapping and geodata policy.


Digital Agenda for Norway: Digitisation vital for welfare and jobs

2016-04-15: "Technology represents opportunities. We must exploit these opportunities to provide Norway with good public services and to create new jobs," says Jan Tore Sanner, Minister of Local Government and Modernisation.

Memorial at Sørbråten to be completed in 2017

2016-03-16: The Government has decided that the national memorial site to commemorate the victims of the terrorist acts of 22 July 2011 will be completed at Sørbråten in the municipality of Hole in 2017.

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Barriers to digitization

On the assignment from the Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation, KPMG has undertaken a mapping and analysis of barriers for digitalization among Norwegian Companies.

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Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Address: Postboks 8112 Dep, 0032 Oslo
Visitor address: Akersgata 59, 0032 Oslo