The scheme is financed by an annual fee paid by the building and construction industry. The fee is granted in the Regulations on Administrative Arrangements on the Working Environment Act section 14-2.
The scheme covers all businesses that operate in the building and construction industry, cf. Regulations on organization, management and participation, scope 5-1. Definitions of building and construction activities can be found in § 1-4, section 5, and Statistics Norway's NACE Standard NACE codes 41, 42 and 43.