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Registration of importer and distributor

Business enterprises manufacturing or importing and distributing radio, telecommunications terminal and network equipment must be registered with the Norwegian Communications Authority (Nkom). The duty to register is stipulated in the Regulations relating to the registration and requirements for the import and sale of radio, telecommunications terminal and network equipment (Registration Regulations).

The purpose of registration is, among other things, to facilitate the supervision of imports and sales of radio, telecommunications terminal and network equipment and to ensure that suppliers, retailers and users receive necessary information.

Business enterprises manufacturing/importing and distributing radio, telecommunications terminal and network equipment shall register as supplier.

Business enterprises distributing radio equipment that requires a frequency licence shall register as retailer.

Business enterprises registered as supplier is not required to register as retailer.

When registering, a separate registration form must be used.

The registration shall contain the following information:

  • name of the business enterprise
  • address
  • email address
  • telephone number
  • organisation number 
  • contact person

Registration is linked to the organisation number and cannot be transferred.

Sector fees

Registered business enterprise shall pay annual sector fees stipulated in the Regulations relating to sector fees payable to the Norwegian Communications Authority (Nkom).

Sector fee for a registered supplier of radio and telecommunications terminal equipment is NOK 7, 500. Sector fee for a registered retailer is NOK 1, 600.

Sector fee shall be paid every year for the whole calendar year when the registration is 1 January.

Sector fee for the whole calendar year shall be paid for registration given between 1 January and 1 July. If registration is given after 1 July, half sector fee will be invoiced.

Forms are in Norwegian only.

Forms