Digital guided tour of the Parliament

Take part in a digital tour of the Norwegian Storting. Learn about the building, the history and the function of the Norwegian Parliament. 

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What’s on?

Polling station: Photo: Foto: Tore Fjeld/Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation.

Parliamentary Elections

There are 169 seats or Members of the Storting, and parliamentary elections are held every four years. The last Parliamentary Election was held on 13th September 2021.

The State Opening in 2016. Photo: The Storting.

Preparing for a new Storting

After the election, it falls to the Storting to approve the election results, elect the Presidium and assign members to the standing committees. On 11th October, the King will formally open the new Storting.

One of the lion statues in front of the Storting building. Photo: Storting.

About the Storting

The Storting is the Norwegian Parliament. It is the supreme arena for political debate and decision-making in the Kingdom of Norway.