The Department of Administration

Published under: Stoltenberg's 2nd Government

Publisher Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation

The overall objective of the Department of Administration is to ensure the efficient operation and administration of the Ministry and the coordination of cross-sectoral research and development.

The Department’s activities cover a broad field. Its main task is to carry out the day-to-day operation of the Ministry, practise sound personnel management and policy, and ensure that the Ministry’s main responsibilities, such as coordination and work on the central government budget, are performed satisfactorily.

The Department plays an important role in ensuring that the Ministry is an attractive and competitive workplace that recruits and keeps competent employees and provides opportunities for professional development.