External organization | subordinate agency | Ministry of Transport and Communications
The task of the Road Supervisory Authority is to monitor and inspect the Norwegian Public Roads Administration and the state-owned construction company Nye Veier AS (New Roads Corporation).
The Authority is an administrative body with the declared objective of improving road safety on our national road network in accordance with the zero accidents vision and national objectives. The Road Supervisory Authority monitors and inspects the Norwegian Public Roads Administration and the state-owned construction company Nye Veier AS and has and implements sufficient and effective management systems to ensure a high standard of safety on our national road network.
The Road Supervisory Authority was created as a risk-based system inspectorate. To achieve a road network with the highest possible level of safety, and to actively prevent injury and damage to life, health and the material and economic assets inherent in road transport, the Road Supervisory Authority prioritises and concentrates its activities to focus on areas where the risk of accidents is highest.
The Road Supervisory Authority is located in Voss.
Web page: http://www.vegtilsynet.com/