The Norwegian Transparency Act

The Norwegian Transparency Act

As of 1st of July 2022, the Transparency Act entered into force in Norway. The purpose is to promote companies’ respect for basic human rights and decent working conditions with business partners, and in supply chains. 

Ethical Trade Report (Norway)

Ethical Trade Initative

Orkla House Care became a member of Ethical Trade initiative in 2022, and achieved ‘Basis-level’ from ETi in first reporting-year. This report is Orkla House Care’s account of due diligence pursuant to section 4 of the Norwegian Transparency Act. Orkla House Care annual report to Ethical Trade Norway on due diligence can be reviewed here: Våre medlemmer – Etisk Handel or below:

Previous reports:
Ethical Trade Report 2022

Orkla Annual Report

Orkla ASA

Orkla House Care is fully owned by Orkla ASA. Orkla ASA presents a comprehensive overview of the activities and performance of its portfolio companies, diligently examining and monitoring risks within the supply chain. All of this is presented within the Orkla Annual and Sustainability Report. As a portfolio company, Orkla House Care is covered by this report.

Additionally, Orkla ASA has a separate website for its work relating to the Norwegian Transparency Act. Learn more here: The Norwegian Transparency Act – or by clicking the button below:

Moving forward, Orkla House Care will continuously strengthen our sustainability due diligence work, and we will communicate on our progress through e.g., Ethical Trade annual reports, Due Diligence reports, and Orkla annual and sustainability reports.

Inquiries related to The Norwegian Transparency Act, please contact us at