Norwegian Ministry of Climate and Environment

State Secretary 1972 -

The political post as state secretary in Norway's government ministries was gradually introduced from 1947. The state secretaries and the political advisers are the political collaborators of the prime minister and the ministers. The state secretaries are appointed by the King, while the political advisers are appointed by the Office of the Prime Minister.

Ministry of the Environment/
Ministry of Climate and Environment

8 May 1972 -

Ministry of the Environment (8 May 1972 - 31 December 2013)
1972           : Olav Sigurd Carlsen
1972-1973: Ingvald Godal
1973           : Ingvald Godal 
1973-1974: Olav Sigurd Carlsen
1974           : Jan A. Gulbrandsen
1974-1975: Jan A. Gulbrandsen
1975-1976: Tore-Jarl Christensen
1976-1979: Tore-Jarl Christensen
1979-1981: Inger Pedersen
1981           : Inger Pedersen
1981-1983: Bjarte Eikeset
1983-1984: John Dale
1984-1986: Amund Venger
1986-1988: Frede Cappelen
1988-1989: Tone Bratteli
1989-1990: Steinar Ness
1990           : Per Kristian Skulberg
1990-1991: Jens Stoltenberg
1991-1994: Børre Pettersen
1994-1996: Bernt Bull
1996-1997: Bernt Bull
1997           : Erik Orskaug
1997-2000: Jesper Werdelin Simonsen
2000-2001: Stein Lier-Hansen
2001-2002: André Støylen
2002-2004: Lars Jacob Hiim
2004-2005: Øyvind Håbrekke
2005-2007: Henriette Westhrin
2007-2012: Heidi Sørensen
2012           : Heidi Sørensen
2012-2013: Henriette Westhrin
2012-2013: Ketil Raknes
2013           : Ellen Øseth
2013           : Henriette Westhrin
2013           : Line Gaare Paulsen
2013-          : Lars Andreas Lunde
2013           : Paul Chaffey (Planning Affairs)
2013           : Jardar Jensen (Planning Affairs)
2013           : Per-Willy T. Amundsen(Planning Affairs)
2013           : Anders Bals (Planning Affairs)
2013           : Kristin Holm Jensen (Planning Affairs)

Ministry of Climate and Environment (1 January 2014 - )
         -2015: Lars Andreas Lunde
2015-         : Lars Andreas Lunde
2016          : Jens Frölich Holte