This is a list of selected plans and strategies from The Office of the Prime Minister and the Ministries.
Plans and strategies
The Norwegian State Housing Bank
The Norwegian State Housing Bank is the government's main implementing agency for for housing policy, and uses financial measures to facilitate the achievement of housing policy goals.
Norwegian Building Authority
The Norwegian Building Authority is the main agency for implementing building policy.
Web page: http://www.dibk.no/
The political staff of the Ministries consists of state secretaries and political advisors. State secretaries are appointed in a State Council Meeting, while political advisors are hired by the Office of the Prime Minister. The political staff is
Director General Christine Hamnen
Phone + 47 22 24 68 20
Mobile phone: + 47 450 31 278
Strategy for a competitive Norwegian aquaculture industry
The Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs presented the Government's Strategy for a competitive Norwegian aquaculture industry at the aquaculture exhibition in Trondheim on the 14 th August 2007.
The Law of the Sea and the High North
The Arctic Ocean is regulated by the international law of the sea, as are the other sea areas of the world. The 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea is sometimes called the “convention of the oceans”. It contains detailed provisions on the
Registered political parties at national, county and municipal level, including the affiliated youth organisations at national and county level, may apply to the Ministry or to the County Governor for state grants. Grants are divided into vote
Privacy protection concerns the right to keep your private life to yourself, a fundamental right in a society ruled by justice. The ideal is that everyone should be in full possession and control of his or her own personal information.
The aim of the ICT policy is to influence ICT development in order to achieve simplification and efficiency improvement in the public sector, further innovation and value creation in the business sector and secure a sustainable and inclusive
A new regional policy - for different regions. Globalization changes the conditions for regional growth
In 2005 the Government presented a White Paper on regional policy to Parliament (Storting) in which the Government presents its regional policy objectives, assessments, and measures to achieve the goals.
The Government's China strategy
The Norwegian Government's new China strategy was presented by Minister of Foreign Affairs Jonas Gahr Støre on 14.08.2007.
Deputy Head Head of Communication Tor Livius Midtbø
Phone + 47 22 24 81 23
Mobile phone: +47 906 06 919
Deputy Director General Truls Bjørvig
Phone +47 22 24 57 40
The Department of Administration
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 Communication Unit
The Communication Unit coordinates and initiates contact with the media and the rest of society, and deals with matters relating to communication within the Ministry.
Facts 2007 - The Norwegian petroleum sector
Facts 2007 - The Norwegian petroleum sector is a joint effort with the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate. Facts 2007 provides a general overview of all relevant information regarding the Norwegian continental shelf.
Guide to gender equality assessment and discussion in ministry budget propositions
Guide to gender equality assessment and discussion in ministry budget propositions(pdf 422 kb)