Addresses - Norges Bank's depots run by NOKAS

For the exchange of 50-øre coins issued in the period 1996-2011 (brown coins) only, please contact Norges Bank. Some commercial banks in Norway may also offer this service. These 50-øre coins will be exchanged free of charge until 1 May 2022.

These coins can also be exchanged at Norsk Kontanthåndtering AS (NOKAS Cash Handling) in Bergen, Stavanger, Tromsø and Trondheim (see addresses below). To contact NOKAS, please ring (+47) 815 00 339.

For amounts in excess of NOK 10 000, a photocopy of valid proof of identity (passport, driver's licence, bank card with photo) must be presented/provided.

Please see the exchange guidelines for information about the exchange of other (older) withdrawn banknotes and coins.

Norges Bank's main office in Oslo:

Postboks 1179 Sentrum, 0107 Oslo
Street address: Bankplassen 2

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed on Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve and the day before Maundy Thursday.

Norges Bank's central bank depots run by NOKAS:

Postboks 489, 9255 Tromsø
Street address: Bankgata 9/11

7005 Trondheim
Street address: Peter Eggesplass 2

Postboks 4132 Dreggen, 5835 Bergen
Street address: Bradbenken 1

Postboks 210, 4065 Stavanger
Street address: Strandsvingen 10

If you are not able to come to Norges Bank or one of the depots' in person, the money you wish to exchange may be sent through the post as an insured letter to Norges Bank's main office in Oslo.

Published 26 January 2006 14:53
Edited 28 April 2015 15:05