Norway ratified the European Social Charter on 26/10/1962; it accepted 60 of the Charter’s 72 paragraphs.

Norway ratified the Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints on 20/03/1997. It has not yet made a declaration enabling national NGOs to submit complaints.

Norway ratified the Revised Charter on 07/05/2001; it accepted 80 of the Revised Charter’s 98 paragraphs.
 

The Charter in domestic law

Statutory ad hoc incorporation by specific implementing legislation.


Country factsheets

The country factsheets include detailed information on the findings of the European Committee of Social Rights when monitoring the application of the Charter at national level, as well as examples of progress in the implementation of the rights protected by the Charter.

Norway factsheet


Latest national report by Norway

See previous reports in respect of Norway


Latest conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR)

  • Conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights 2019 concerning Norway (Thematic group Children, families and migrants)
  • Conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights 2018 concerning Norway (Thematic group Labour rights)
  • Conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights 2017 concerning Norway (Thematic group Health, social security and social protection)
  • Conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights 2016 concerning Norway (Thematic group Employment, training and equal opportunities)

See all conclusions in respect of Norway (HUDOC)


Latest findings of the European Committee of Social Rights

Findings 2019 of the European Committee of Social Rights on the follow-up to decisions on the merits in collective complaints in respect of Norway.


Table of accepted and non-accepted provisions by Norway

Grey = Accepted provisions

1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 3.1
3.2 3.3 3.4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 5 6.1 6.2 6.3
6.4 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 7.10 8.1
8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 9 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 11.1 11.2
11.3 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 14.1 14.2 15.1
15.2 15.3 16 17.1 17.2 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 19.1 19.2 19.3
19.4 19.5 19.6 19.7 19.8 19.9 19.10 19.11 19.12 20 21 22
23 24 25 26.1 26.2 27.1* 27.2 27.3 28 29 30 31.1
31.2 31.3  

* Sub-para. c.

Meetings and reports on non-accepted provisions


Collective complaints procedure

Norway ratified the Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints on 20/03/1997. It has not yet made a declaration enabling national NGOs to submit complaints.


Previous national reports by Norway