List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category does not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet etc. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Name of company
  • Unique identifier of the company
  • Company address
  • Updated at least once a month

Data Location


Since the 2014 index, the data sets are available directly from the publisher, The Brønnøysund Register Centre, in addition to Difi's data hotel. Follow link to dataset for more information.

Through the last couple of years, the data set has been expanded with more fields, e.g. number of employees.

Reviewer comments

Looks good to me.

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   CSV, JSON, JSONP, YAML, XML
Reviewer   Rebecca Sentance
Submitters   Mor Rubinstein
Last modified   Thu Oct 08 2015 09:42:18 GMT+0000 (UTC)