Telenor Norway

Telenor’s wholly owned Norwegian mobile operation is the country’s leading telecommunications operator.

Telenor’s service portfolio in Norway includes fixed and mobile telephony, broadband and data communication services for residential and business customers, as well as a broad range of wholesale services.

Key facts

  • The country’s leading supplier of tele and data services
  • Number one broadband provider in Norway
  • 3.190 million mobile subscriptions (Q3 2015)
  • 4136 employees (Q3 2015)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 331 (Q3 2015)
  • Headquarters in Fornebu, outside Oslo
  • CEO: Berit Svendsen

Historical background

Telenor is a major contributor to research and innovation in Norway, continuing more than 150 years of history as a pioneer in telecom services.

Analytical information

For detailed information on regulatory matters, network, licenses and competitors, see our business description for Telenor Norway.

Company Website

Visit the Telenor Norway website (in Norwegian)

Key Figures for Telenor Norway

(NOK in millions) 3rd quarter First three quarters Year
2015 2014 2015 2014 2014
(NOK in millions)
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 3.024 2.879 8.711 8.169 10.947
Interconnect revenues 158 204 584 603 809
Other mobile revenues 205 349 743 1.027 1.387
Non-mobile revenues 371 343 1.200 896 1.282
Total revenues mobile operation 3.758 3.775 11.238 10.695 14.426
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 517 613 1.631 1.856 2.445
Internet and TV 1.370 1.350 4.064 3.998 5.357
Data services 127 119 378 346 464
Other fixed revenues 407 380 1.236 1.194 1.653
Total retail revenues 2.420 2.462 7.309 7.393 9.920
Wholesale revenues 416 439 1.276 1.368 1.840
Total revenues fixed operation 2.836 2.901 8.585 8.760 11.759
Total revenues 6.594 6.675 19.823 19.455 26.186
EBITDA before other items 2.955 3.067 8.470 8.508 11.255
Operating profit 1.900 2.194 5.544 5.623 7.430
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 44.8 45.9 42.7 43.7 43.0
Capex 1.009 988 2.896 3.028 4.210
Investments in businesses - 10 - 10 9
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 331 320 322 304 305
Fixed Telephony ARPU 265 277 271 271 272
Fixed Internet ARPU 353 344 347 340 342
TV ARPU 293 284 290 278 280
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (24) 11 3.190 3.215 3.218
Fixed telephony (19) (25) 638 726 701
Fixed Internet 2 (2) 853 860 855
TV (1) (0) 526 530 531