Restricted Work Permit for Family Reunification
Restricted work permits may be granted to the immediate family members of Icelandic citizens and of foreign nationals in Iceland on certain work or residence permits as detailed in Article 12 of the Foreign Nationals’ Right to Work Act, No. 97/2002.
Please note that this application must be submitted by the prospective employer and not the prospective employee.
For more information see the Directorate of Labor.