In order to welcome you we have compiled information about your new hometown.
Get to know the town’s walking and cycling paths, activities and swimming pools but children under 18 get free access to pools.
Children and youth in Hafnarfjörður have access to good education, after-school activities and recreation activities.
Practical information about buses, waste collection, street cleaning, traffic, animal control and more.
Hafnarfjörður hopes to secure financial and social security for all residents. Find out what support is available.
Enjoy culture in Bæjarbíó cultural house, at various museums or attend exciting events.
You can stay at great hotels, hostels or at a family friendly campsite in town.
You can find a lot of outdoors activities and various recreations in Hafnarfjörður.
Check-out upcoming events, or register a new one.
Search for employees or available jobs in town.
Hafnarfjörður Town council consists of 11 municipal representatives. All town council meetings are broadcast live.
Here you can find the town's fees for children, sports and activities and support services.
Contact us with ideas, suggestions, problems or emergencies.
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Hafnarfjörður Town council consists of 11 municipal representatives that are elected for four years at a time. Town council meetings are open to the public and are both broadcast live and accessible afterwards on the town’s website.
Forseti bæjarstjórnar - Sjálfstæðisflokkur
Varaforseti - Samfylkingin
Varaforseti - Framsóknarflokkurinn
Municipal representatives are elected by proportional representation in accordance with the Local Government Elections Act No. 5/1998. The Town Council governs the town according to the terms of the Municipal Administration Legislation no. 138/2011, Enactment on the Governance of the Hafnarfjörður Township and other laws.
Meetings of the Town Council of Hafnarfjörður are held every other Wednesday at 14:00. Meetings of the Town Council are held in the Council’s meeting room at Hafnarborg. Town Council meetings are open to the public and are both broadcast live and accessible afterwards here on the website. Minutes of the Town Council are published on the website after the meeting.
Here are results of the 2022 election. There were 21,744 persons on the electoral register in Hafnarfjörður.
Total votes cast: 13.133. Empty notes: 295. Invalid notes: 39.
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