Monetary policy shall maintain monetary stability by keeping inflation low and stable
Effective from 06.05.2022
Next policy rate decision will be announced on 23 June 2022
Follow our guide for how to exchange your old notes and coins. Premises for exchanging expired banknotes are reopened. Please make sure that you fill out the exchange form prior to your arrival.
Norges Bank quotes some 40 exchange rates. Publication time of daily exchange rates is approximately 16:00 CET.
The chart shows the last 60 daily observations.
Norges Bank shall contribute to a robust and efficient financial system
The role of issuer of means of payment and ultimate settlement bank for interbank payments in Norway gives Norges Bank a particular responsibility for fostering efficient and secure payment systems.
Norges Bank manages the portfolios of the Government Pension Fund Global and the Bank’s own foreign exchange reserves
The foreign exchange reserves are the Bank's contingency funds in international currencies and are to be available for use in foreign exchange market transactions as part of the conduct of monetary policy or with a view to promoting financial stability and to meet Norges Bank's international commitments.