Most types of deposits are covered, including deposits on savings and checking accounts, deposit accounts, positive credit card balance and other credits (e.g. flex loans), tax deduction accounts (BSU), etc. Deposits both in Norwegian kroners and foreign currency are covered. The cash deposits of the share savings account are also covered (not shares or financial instruments).  

The following deposits are not covered:

* investments in financial instruments such as shares, fund units or other securities
* deposits from unidentified depositors
* deposits deriving from transactions which, in the case of enforceable judgment, contravene money laundering regulations