Norwegian laws and regulations

In-text citations

Format: Short title of the law, year, paragraph

Ex.: (Equality and Anti-Discrimination Act, 2017, § 4)

In the reference list

Format: Law/regulation short title. (Year). The full name of the law/regulation with the date of adoption and number in italics. Retrived from URL

Ex.: Equality and Anti-Discrimination Act. (2017). Act No. 51 of 16 June 2017 relating to equality and a prohibition against discrimination. Retrieved from

Note: Remove the URL if you are referencing the print edition of the Norwegian Laws. Always reference the original law unless you refer to a particular change in the law. If you are referencing a particular change, you have to use the date for the change instead of the date of the original law.

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Fill in the fields Author (Law/regulation short title) Year, Title (the full name of the law/regulation) and URL

Note: Add a comma at the end of the short title for titles consisting of more than one word.

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Fill in the fields Title, Author (Law/regulation short title), Date, URL

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Last modified on: October 11th, 2021