Ministry of Culture

The Ministry of Culture is responsible for the policy areas of culture, copyright, the media, sport and the voluntary sector. The Ministry also has overarching responsibility for the state lotteries run by Norsk Tipping and for regulating gaming and lotteries run by private organisations.

Current

Picture of the Media Pluralism Commission.

Media Pluralism Commission delivers its report, Norwegian media pluralism - A stronger media policy for the public

Today, Minister of Culture Linda Hofstad Helleland was presented the Official Norwegian Report (NOU) 2017:7, Norwegian media pluralism - A stronger media policy for the public, by Knut Olav Åmås, chair of the Media Pluralism Commission.

Nærbilde av hånd som skrur på en bilradio.

This is what DAB means for you

National analogue FM radio networks will be switched off in 2017. Are you wondering what the change means for you? Here you will find answers to your questions about the digital radio switchover.

Kulturministeren intervjues på Stortinget.

Protection of problem gamblers most important

The Government will retain the current regulatory model that gives Norsk Tipping and Norsk Rikstoto a monopoly on the provision of gaming and betting services. No new licensing scheme will be introduced for foreign gaming and betting companies.

More current issues from this ministry

Documents

Find document

The most important documents are bills (propositions), white papershearing documents and Official Norwegian Reports (NOUs). (These documents are primarily available in Norwegian.)

Resources

What's new from this ministry

Contact


Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Press phone: +47 90 23 10 93
Address: , Postboks 8030 Dep 0030 Oslo
Visitor address: Grubbegata 1, Oslo