The Norwegian Media Authority is lead by director general Tom Thoresen and the activities are organised under the areas Administration, Licences and supervision, User safety and Subsidies and reporting .
Telephone +47 69301200
Administration and Services Director
Telephone: +47 69 30 12 24
Administration and services are responsible for the Authority’s administrative functions.
Licences and Supervision Director
Telephone: +47 69 30 12 50
Licences and supervision is responsible for licencing permits and the supervision of compliance with the licence terms as regards broadcasting. The department is responsible for supervising compliance with the rules in the Broadcasting Act and Media Ownership Act.
User Safety Director
Telephone: +47 69 30 12 48
The user safety department is responsible for tasks assigned to the Authority by the Act relating to films and videograms. The user safety department also organises the project relating to safe use of digital media among children and young people under the auspices of the EU (The Safe Use Centre).
Tor Erik Engebretsen
Subsidies and Research Director
Telephone: +47 69 30 12 23
The subsidies and research department is responsible for management of the press subsidy, subsidy schemes for local broadcasting, user-oriented media research and the reports prepared by the Authority.