Owners

Vestfoldmuseene IKS is owned by nine municipalities in Vestfold and Vestfold county.

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Vestfoldmuseene IKS is owned by nine municipalities in Vestfold and Vestfold county.
Kåre Pettersen, deputy county mayor of Vestfold, is the leader of Vestfoldmuseene's representation group.

These mayors are a part of the representation group:

  • Alf Johan Svele, Holmestrand municipality
  • Elin Gran Weggesrud, Sande municipality
  • Thorvald Hillestad, Re municipality
  • Petter Berg, Tønsberg municipality
  • Andreas Muri, Svelvik municipality
  • Are Karlsen, Horten municipality
  • Rune Høiseth, Larvik municipality
  • Bjørn Ole Gleditsch, Sandefjord municipality

The representation group has, in accordance with agreements, meetings twice every year regarding Vestfoldmuseene IMC.

Between Vestfoldmuseene and the owners there are both a Company Agreement, an Ownership Agreement and a Cooperation Agreement (one for every owner including the foundation Vestfold Fylkeskommune) forming the foundation of the ownership.

The company is regulated by the law of inter-municipal companies.