Forbrukerrådet (translates as ‘The Consumer Council’) is an independent organisation who defends all consumers in Norway. Annually it helps approximately 100,000 consumers via phone and e-mail. Forbrukerrådet also works to strengthen the political interests of consumers.

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The Norwegian government’s longstanding investment in the consumer sector since 1953 has guaranteed and maintained a high level of protection and a strong emphasis on the safeguarding of Norwegian consumers.


  • Founded in 1953
  • A BEUC member since 1994
  • Staff: 130
  • Consumers advised: 100,000

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Full Member
Fred Olsens gate
NO - 10152 Oslo

Head Of Section, Food and Product Safety
Gunstein Instefjord