The Communication staff advises the Royal Family and the Royal Court on matters relating to information and communication. Service and cooperation with Norwegian and foreign media are given high priority.
The Communication staff assists the members of the Royal Family in the planning and conduct of media programmes and interviews, and is responsible for official photographs of Their Majesties the King and Queen, as well as Their Royal Highnesses the Crown Prince and Crown Princess and their familiy.
The Communication staff cooperates with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the embassies on organising the media programme in connection with state visits and important official visits abroad by the Royal Family. The media programme for important journeys and visits in Norway is organised in cooperation with the press officer at the office of the county governor concerned.
The Staff also cooperates closely with the Royal Collections regarding the Palace's cultural outreach activities.
The Communication staff is also responsible for the website of the Royal Family, the pages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube, and the Royal Court intranet.
Ms Guri Varpe is Head of Communication.