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Document E2021C0218(03)

State aid – Decision to raise no objections 2021/C 58/08

OJ C 58, 18.2.2021, p. 52–52 (BG, ES, CS, DA, DE, ET, EL, EN, FR, HR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, FI, SV)



Official Journal of the European Union

C 58/52

State aid – Decision to raise no objections

(2021/C 58/08)

The EFTA Surveillance Authority raises no objections to the following state aid measure:

Date of adoption of the decision

12 November 2020

Case No


Decision No


EFTA State


Title (and/or name of the beneficiary)

4th amendment to COVID-19 Guarantee scheme

Legal basis

Forskrift om endring i forskrift 27. mars 2020 nr. 490 til lov om statlig garantiordning for lån til små og mellomstore bedrifter, FOR-2020-03-27-490

Type of measure



Ensure access to liquidity for undertakings facing a sudden shortage of liquidity due to the COVID-19 outbreak

Form of aid

Public guarantees


NOK 50 billion (for the scheme as amended)


26 March 2020 - 30 June 2021

Economic sectors

All sectors

Name and address of the granting authority

GIEK, The Norwegian Export Credit Guarantee Agency

Pb 1763 Vika

N-0122 Oslo


The authentic text of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be found on the EFTA Surveillance Authority’s website: