Subordinate institutions

  • Innovation Norway

    Innovation Norway promotes nationwide industrial development profitable to both the business economy and Norways national economy, and helps release the potential of different districts and regions by contributing towards innovation, internationalisation and promotion.

  • Kommunalbanken

    The objective of Kommunalbanken is to provide loans to municipal and county authorities, inter-municipal companies and other companies that perform local government services.

  • The Research Council of Norway

    The Research Council of Norway is the national authorities' key advisor on research policy matters.

  • The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA)

    The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA) is the governmental corporation and national instrument founded in 1968. SIVA aims to develop strong regional and local industrial clusters through ownership