Corona Virus

Legal changes in the employment area

Several temporary amendments in the employment area were approved by the King in counsil on Friday 20 March 2020 and entered into force on the same day.


The respective changes are temporary arrangements until further notice. Payments will be made as soon as The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration ("NAV") get their technical solutions in place. Several of the changes need to be formally implemented through regulations.


The COVID-19 outbreak leads to a lot of uncertainty and unanswered questions. We have gathered over a hundred frequently asked questions and answers within different business areas, related to COVID-19. We keep a close eye on developments and our Q&A will be updated continuously