Central approval is a quality scheme
Central approved companies have the necessary expertise, experience and systems for their business in the construction industry. These enterprises can demonstrate that they have:
- The right competence and experience from their field
- Quality assurance procedures
- Paid their taxes
As optional additional information, the company may also state that it has been approved as a training company and that it has an insurance scheme for its employees.
Central approval is administered by the Norwegian Building AuthorityCentral approval is a voluntary quality scheme. The companies included have applied to the Norwegian Building Authority for approval and have documented that they meet the requirements.
The aim of the scheme is to promote quality and conscientiousness among all players in the construction industry. It is an offence to misuse the seal of quality.