Authorisation and licences to health care personnel
The authority to give authorisation and licences to health care personnel lies in The Norwegian Directorate of Health.
The Norwegian Directorate of Health (Helsedirektoratet) is responsible for granting the professional authorisation which is required for practising the applicants' profession within the legally regulated health personnel categories. Authorisation represents full and permanent approval, while licences impose one or more limitations with respect to duration, independent or supervised practise,
For more information go to Helsedirektoratets web pages.