Pensions and welfare

Everyone shall have equal opportunities, rights and obligations to take part in society and make use of their resources, irrespective of economic or social background.

Old-age pensions

The pensions in the National Insurance Scheme consist of a basic pension which is earned irrespective of previous income and a supplementary pension based on so-called pensionable income and the number of pension points earned.

Pensions and social security

The pension system in Norway consists of pensions from the national insurance scheme, to which everyone is entitled, and various supplementary pensions.

Related topics

Documents

The Norwegian Social Insurance Scheme 2016

This brochure gives a general overview of the Norwegian Social Insurance Scheme in 2016.

Resources

Contact

The Pension Department

Phone: +47 22 24 86 01
Address: Postboks 8019 Dep, 0030 Oslo
Visitor address: Akersgata 64,

The Department of Welfare Policy

Phone: +47 22 24 85 01 / 22 24 86 30
Address: Postboks 8019 Dep, 0030 Oslo
Visitor address: Akersgata 64,