Transparency Act

Human rights and decent working conditions

Human Rights in the Transparency Act

The Transparency Act requires businesses that are covered by the legislation to carry out due diligence assessments of their suppliers. In the due diligence assessments, the businesses must investigate potential and actual negative consequences on basic human rights and decent working conditions. Furthermore, an explanation of the findings must be prepared and published on the … Read more

Information requirements in the Transparency Act

Information Requirements in the Transparency Act

The purpose of the Openness Act is to give the general public access to information about how human rights and working conditions are handled by Norwegian businesses. The law must also give businesses awareness of their influence on negative consequences for suppliers and business partners. Information requirements in the Transparency Act When the Transparency Act … Read more

Due diligence report according to the Transparency Act

Due diligence report

The Transparency Act has three main duties, the first of which is to carry out due diligence assessments of the suppliers. The next is the duty to provide information if someone requests information and finally the duty to provide an explanation. In this article you can find out more about the explanation of the Transparency … Read more

Due diligence assessments according to the Transparency Act

There is still uncertainty around the Transparency Act, how to carry out due diligence assessments and what is the duty of businesses. In this article, we want to illustrate how you can easily carry out, process and process due diligence assessments of your suppliers. Due diligence assessments according to the Transparency Act What are due … Read more

What is the Transparency Act and what is your duty?

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What is the Transparency Act? The Transparency Act is a Norwegian law passed by the Storting, which entered into force on 1 July 2022. The aim of the Act is to promote businesses’ respect for human rights and decent working conditions, and to ensure the public’s access to information. The Act applies to larger enterprises … Read more

ShareControl Transparency – new program for handling the requirements of the Transparency Act.

This article was published in Finansavisen 1. November 2022. New system for the Transparency Act ShareControl Transparency The Norwegian software company Share Control AS is today launching ShareControl Transparency – a new system for the Transparency Act. ShareControl Transparency will help customers comply with the requirements of the Transparency Act. Several of our customers are … Read more