As an independent directive body with the authority to distribute public resources, NWO falls under the responsibility of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. The tasks and responsibilities are established in the NWO Act. NWO has settled some important governance issues in a number of concrete documents.

Management Regulations

The Management Regulations states who is responsible for which activities.

Authorisation Procedure

The authorisation procedure states who has financial mandate/authorisation, what the various mandates/authorisations involve and which conditions apply.

Authorisation Procedure NWO