The Royal Norwegian Ministry of Finance (Norwegian: Finansdepartementet) is a Norwegian ministry established in 1814. The ministry is responsible for state finance, including the state budget, taxation and economic policy in Norway. It is led by Siv Jensen (Progress Party). The department must report to the Parliament of Norway.


The ministry is divided into the following sections:

  • Political staff
  • Information Unit
  • Asset Management Department
  • Budget Department
  • Financial Markets Department
  • Tax Law Department
  • Tax Policy Department
  • Economic Policy Department
  • Department of Administrative Affairs


The following government agencies are subordinate to the ministry:[1]

The ministry also owns 19.1% of the Nordic Investment Bank

See also


  1. ^ Norwegian Ministry of Finance. "Management of Subordinate Agencies". Retrieved 2007-06-27. 

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