Sogn og Fjordane County is situated in the western part of Norway, next to
the North Sea.
Public administration in Norway has a 3-tier structure with the following
elements: Central Government, County Council and Local Council. The
administration of Sogn og Fjordane County is located in Leikanger.
Sogn og Fjordane County Council is responsible for county policies within
the following fields: Secondary education, cultural affairs, communications,
dental health, economic development and regional planning, including the
development of the road system.