Emergency numbers

The Hafnarfjörður Service Centre and the Maintenance and Construction Department are open during regular office hours.

In case of emergency outside of normal working hours, you can contact the stand-by shift of the Maintenance and Construction Department, Veitur or Child Protective Services.

Hafnarfjörður Service Centre

The Service Centre makes it a priority to assist everyone quickly and efficiently.

The Service Centre receives questions and comments via phone number 585 5500 and handles issues accordingly.

  • 585 5500

    Open Mondays to Thursdays 8–16
    Open Fridays 8–14

Maintenance and Construction Department

The Maintenance and Construction Department of Hafnarfjörður handles maintenance and operating projects in the area.

Outside of regular opening hours, the stand-by shift can be contacted with comments about housing as well as in emergencies. For example, problems with the drainage system, road system or the municipal public property.

  • 565 5670

    Open Mondays to Thursdays 8–16
    Open Fridays 8–15:20

  • 664 5678

    Stand-by shift is open outside regular working hours

Veitur (Hafnarfjörður Water and sewage works)

For sewage and water utility emergencies outside of the opening hours, you can contact the stand-by shift directly by phone 664 5646.

Child Protective Services

There is a joint stand-by shift for Child Protective Services in Hafnarfjörður, Kópavogur and Garðabær that cares for children who are live or have a legal residence there. Contact with the stand-by shift is through the emergency line 112.