The Norwegian Authors’ Union organizes authors of literary fiction. The Union was founded in 1893 and counts around 680 members.

The object of the Norwegian Authors’ union is to protect and promote Norwegian Literature and defend the interests of Norwegian authors.


The administration is located in ingeniørenes hus in Vika, Kronsprinsens gate 17, 0251 Oslo.

The office is open from Monday to Friday from 09.00-15.00. The administration assists members and non-members.

Phone: 23 35 76 20

E-mail: post@forfatterforeningen.no.


To apply for membership, please contact the administration at post@forfatterforeningen.no

The Norwegian literary system