It is also authorized to grant subsidies for ferry operations.
On matter pertaining to national roads, the Public Road Administration is under the direction of the Ministry of Transport and Communications. On those related to county roads, the Regional Director is subordinated the county legislature.
The Public Roads Administration is under the leadership of the Directorate of Public Roads, which is an autonomous agency subordinated the Ministry of Transport and Communication. The Public Roads Administration encompasses five regional offices.
On the road to a better society
The objective of the Norwegian Public Roads Administration:
To develop and maintain a safe, eco-friendly and efficient transport system. This is being done on a sound, professional basis by interacting with politicians, users and other interested parties.
We want to
take responsibility and show trust
- be open and customer-friendly
- be open-minded and create job satisfaction