Departments

Published: 12.10.2016   Changed: 18.11.2019

Director General

The Director General leads the work of the Norwegian Railway Authority and ensures that this is carried out in accordance with the instructions from the Ministry of Transport and Communications and the Authority's plans.

Legal and international affairs

Tasks:

  • Regulatory development and management
  • Legal assessments
  • International cooperation:
    • EEA – coordination
    • Retrieving and distributing information
  • Guidance methods
  • External communication
  • Guidance

Authorisations

Tasks:

  • Amusement devices
  • Rolling stock/vehicles
  • Railways
  • Infrastructure
  • Authorisations
  • Safety certificates (ERA)
  • Pool of Experts (ERA)
  • Operational safety
  • Train driver licenses
  • Permits to operate cableways and amusement devices
  • Doctors, psychologists, examiners and training centres
  • Regulatory management
  • Guidance

Supervision

Tasks:

  • Security
  • Audits, inspections and supervisory meetings
  • Risc analysis
  • Accident reports and NIB recommendations
  • Regulatory management
  • Guidance

Market surveillance and regulation

Tasks:

  • Complaints processing
  • Audits
  • Market monitoring
  • EEA
  • Regulatory development and management
  • Guidance

Management and administration

Tasks:

  • Performance management
  • Strategy
  • Analysis
  • Finance
  • Procurement
  • IT
  • Registers
  • Archive
  • Digitization
  • HR and HES
  • Services
  • Internal communication