Business Owners & Independent Contractors
Setting up a company, payroll, bankruptcy, certifications, business licenses, workplace health and safety, etc.
Civil Matters & Personal Rights
Religion, elections, crime and punishment, legal competence, human rights, etc.
Goods and services, legal recourse, product safety, etc.
School systems, vocational training, grants, student loans, etc.
Family & Social Welfare
Parental leave, custody matters, the elderly, changing relationship status, name and gender, etc.
Finances & Taxes
Debt, taxes, documentation, credit, etc.
Sick pay, prescription medications, medical licenses, public health, etc.
Home ownership, renting, property taxes, mortgages, real estate, etc.
Immigrating to Iceland
Residency permits, work permits, citizenship, national ID number, etc.
Fleet information, fishing management, harbor authorities, agriculture, regional development, etc.
People with Disabilities
Diagnosis, financial support and rights
Services on Ísland.is
Inbox, centralized log-in system, assigning a representative, etc.
The Courts & Justice System
Incarceration, criminal records, settlements, legal fees, etc.
Civil protection, natural disasters, fishing permits, pollution, wildfires, etc.
Passenger transport, aviation, airports, ships, etc.
Travel, Passports & Living Outside Iceland
Obtaining a passport, European Health Insurance Card, working abroad, etc.
Vehicles & Driving
Driver's licenses, license plates, vehicle sales, registration, traffic accidents, trailers, etc.
Wage Earners, Workplace Rights & Pensions
Unemployment, vacation days, sick leave, workplace protections, etc.
News and announcements
Digital mailbox - implementation plan
Last year, the Government of Iceland approved a law on a digital mailbox. The digital mailbox would be available for all individuals and companies through the Governments service portal Ísland.is.
Applications for home accommodation are now open for 2022. A home-stay permit gives an individual permission to sell accommodation in his domicile or in properties owned by him/her.