Last modified: May 23, 2024

Resource Rights Registry

The Resource Rights Registry gives the administrator of a Resource in Resource Registry the capability to administrate which organizations and persons can access their resources.


Generally, digital services are available for all persons or all organizations of a given type. When a resource has enabled resource rights registry requirement, a reportee must be given a resource right.

The resource rights register allows defining who can use a digital service.

Access Lists

The main concept of Resource Rights Registry is that possibility to define AccessList containg a list of organizations

Access List Connections

When you have a list you can connect it to a resource with a set of rights given to organizations in that lists.



Altinn Studio

From Altinn Studio it is possible to administrate AccessLists and

Used in UI

A resource that has enabled RRR will require that reportee have at least one right in the registry for the given service.

If not the resource would be hidden

Used in PDP

To use this in decision point the XACML Policy can add attributes to rules that is set by resource rights registry

          <xacml:Match MatchId="urn:oasis:names:tc:xacml:3.0:function:string-equal-ignore-case">
            <xacml:AttributeValue DataType="">innehaver</xacml:AttributeValue>
            <xacml:AttributeDesignator AttributeId="urn:altinn:accessgroup" Category="urn:oasis:names:tc:xacml:1.0:subject-category:access-subject" DataType="" MustBePresent="false"/>
          <xacml:Match MatchId="urn:oasis:names:tc:xacml:3.0:function:string-equal-ignore-case">
            <xacml:AttributeValue DataType="">read</xacml:AttributeValue>
            <xacml:AttributeDesignator AttributeId="urn:resourceright:action" Category="urn:oasis:names:tc:xacml:1.0:subject-category:access-subject" DataType="" MustBePresent="false"/>

See full example


The following

  • ResourceID - the resource itself
  • PartyID - the internal Altinn ID the reference a given organization or person
  • PartyNumber - orgnumber or ssn for the given party
  • PerformedBy - A specific user/person in an organization that can perform opertion (ssn? Lookup)
  • RightsType - A value indicating the specic type of right. Example urn:resourceright:action
  • RightsValue - A value indicating the specific value example Example urn:read
  • ValidTo - Date for how long it last
  • ValidFrom - When rights is valid from


As part of the component there will be exposed API

API for admin

This APi allows resource owners to add, update and delete resource rights

List API

The list API will be used to find resource rights for a given resource/party