The common contact register
The central and local government must have access to your correct contact information in order to send you messages and documents electronically. This information is collected in the common contact register.
The common contact register may contain
• your mobile telephone number and e-mail address
• information concerning your choice of digital mailbox
• your choice of language for electronic communication
• your preferences for electronic communication.
It is the Norwegian Digitalisation Agency which is responsible for the contact information in the common contact register.
The legal basis for registration of the data can be found in the Regulations concerning electronic communication with and within the public administration (eForvaltningsforskriften) sections 29 and 31.