Equality and human rights policy

Hafnarfjörður Township is an equal rights-minded and democratic municipality that guarantees equal opportunities and potential for influence to all individuals, and diverse needs are recognised.

Hafnarfjörður’s Equality Policy aims to ensure that all people enjoy human rights regardless of origin, nationality, colour, religion, political opinion, gender, sexuality, age, economic status, ancestry, disability, health, or other status. The policy is intended to combat all discrimination.



Employees of Hafnarfjörður Township get free access to swimming pools and a fitness grant. Employees also receive better offers on bus cards and a free library card at Hafnarfjörður’s library.