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
  • 3.218 million mobile subscriptions (Q1 2015)
  • 4237 employees (Q1 2015)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 312 (Q1 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) 1st quarter Year
2015 2014 2014
(NOK in millions)
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.792 2.571 10.947
Interconnect revenues 211 194 809
Other mobile revenues 299 333 1.387
Non-mobile revenues 385 261 1.282
Total revenues mobile operation 3.687 3.358 14.426
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 570 624 2.445
Internet and TV 1.352 1.324 5.357
Data services 130 112 464
Other fixed revenues 433 396 1.653
Total retail revenues 2.484 2.456 9.920
Wholesale revenues 452 463 1.840
Total revenues fixed operation 2.937 2.918 11.759
Total revenues 6.624 6.276 26.186
EBITDA before other items 2.792 2.658 11.255
Operating profit 1.869 1.507 7.430
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 42.2 42.4 43.0
Capex 848 1.048 4.210
Investments in businesses - - 9
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 312 287 305
Fixed Telephony ARPU 276 264 272
Fixed Internet ARPU 346 337 342
TV ARPU 285 276 280
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (10) 1 3.218
Fixed telephony (24) (28) 701
Fixed Internet (1) 1 855
TV (5) 2 531