Aftenposten reported expenses spent by the Oslo municipality’s Olympic agency, Oslo 2022. They included 85 million kroner ($13.3 million) on concept definition, 29.9 million kroner ($4.7 million) on staff salaries, and 11.7 million kroner ($1.85 million) on research and marketing.
Oslo applied to the Norwegian government to guarantee 33.7 billion kroner to go to the Olympics in Oslo 2022. If the municipality of Oslo and the sports organizations cannot afford to raise the amount, then the Norwegian government will pay the deficit. The Norwegian government guaranteed for 35.1 billion kroner.