Oddvard Nilsen

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Oddvard Nilsen
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Conservative Parliamentary Leader
In office
17 October 2001 – 30 September 2005
Prime MinisterKjell Magne Bondevik
LeaderJan Petersen
Preceded byJan Petersen
Succeeded byErna Solberg
Member of the Norwegian Parliament
In office
1 October 1993 – 30 September 2005
Mayor of Askøy
In office
1 January 1990 – 30 September 1993
Preceded byØyvind Fluge
Succeeded byØyvind Fluge
Personal details
Born (1940-06-24) 24 June 1940 (age 79)
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Political partyConservative Party

Oddvard Nilsen (born 24 June 1940, in Bergen) is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.

He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Hordaland in 1993 and was re-elected on two occasions.

Nilsen was a member of the executive committee of Askøy municipality council from 1983 to 1989, and then served as mayor from 1989 to 1993.


  • "Oddvard Nilsen" (in Norwegian). Storting.
Political offices
Preceded by
Magnus Stangeland
Chair of the Standing Committee on Transport
Succeeded by
Petter Løvik