General information on residence permits

The Icelandic Directorate of Immigration is responsible for issuing residence permits. Applications for residence permits, along with any documentation, must be submitted to the Directorate or regional District Commissioners office.

General information of residence permits

  • Applications and their accompanying documents must be submitted to or at the following address:
    Directorate of Immigration 
    Dalvegur 18
    201 Kópvogur
    Tel: (+354) 444-0900

Information on residence permits - Directorate of Immigration website

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