Norwegian Directorate for Civil Protection (DSB) responsibilities regarding civil protection cover national, regional and local preparedness and emergency planning, fire and electrical safety, safety in handling and transport of hazardous substances, as well as product and consumer safety. The Norwegian Civil Defence is part of DSB. DSB reports to the Ministry of Justice and Public Security.


Contact information

DSBs head office is situated in Tønsberg. Opening hours are from 8 am till 3.45 pm (from September 16th to May 14th) and from 8 am till 3 pm (from May 15th to September 15th).

Telephone, switchboard:
+ 47 33 41 25 00.
E-mail: postmottak@dsb.no

Annual reports


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