The Standing Committee on Local Government and Public Administration

The committee's responsibilities are matters relating to local government; regional and rural policy; block grants to municipalities and counties; immigration policy; housing policy; building and construction; regional planning; national minorities; Sami issues except the regulations on election to the Sámi Parliament; matters relating to the organization and operation of government agencies; government administration; personnel policy for state employees including pay; appropriations to the Royal Household; and political party funding and support.

Committee Members

List of committee members


Mailing address

Kommunal- og forvaltningskomiteen
P.O. Box 1700 Sentrum
0026 Oslo


Committee Secretary

Ms Marianne Brænden
Telephone: +47 23 31 31 30

Committee Secretariat 

Mr Ole Jakob Totland
Telephone: +47 23 31 37 24

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Committee members
Role Name Political Party
Chair Vågslid, Lene Labour Party
First Vice Chair Njåstad, Helge André Progress Party
Second Vice Chair Greni, Heidi Centre Party
Member Kapur, Mudassar Conservative Party
Member Kleveland, Kathrine Centre Party
Member Linnestad, Anne Kristine Conservative Party
Member Lund, Tobias Drevland Red Party
Member Lønseth, Mari Holm Conservative Party
Member Sandtrøen, Per Martin (Meeting permanently for Vedum, Trygve Slagsvold) Centre Party
Member Skjelstad, André N. Liberal Party
Member Støstad, Rune Labour Party
Member Staalesen, Siri Gåsemyr (Meeting permanently for Eide, Espen Barth) Labour Party
Member Sørvik, Terje Labour Party
Member Wiborg, Erlend (On leave, Laabak, Bjørnar is meeting as deputy) Progress Party
Member Wold, Grete Socialist Left Party