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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The new waste sorting system is being implemented in the capital area and at Suðurnes, where four waste categories are collected at each household. This is a big step in environmental and climate matters, but the biggest change for residents is that households will get a basket for food scraps along with bins for paper and plastic.
In the food scrap bin we throw f.e:
In the plastic bin we throw f.e:
In the paper bin we throw f.e:
In the bin for mixed waste we throw f.e:
In addition to the four-tier sorting system at homes, the number of neighbourhood containers will be increased.
Glass, metals, textiles, bottles and cans will be collected at nearby neighbourhood container stations that will be located about 500 meters from each home.
Larger neighbourhood stations will be about a kilometer away from each home, and there will be added containers for paper and cardboard, and plastic.
There will be no hot water from 10 PM (22:00) on the 8th of November in Garðabær, Álftanes, Hafnarfjörður, Kópavogur…
The National Police Commissioner, in consultation with the Suðurnes police authorities, have declared a Civil Protection Service Level of Uncertainty…
The strike has been called off – The three swimming pools in Hafnarfjörður are open again, the strike by the…
Hafnarfjörður town’s cultural institutions and swimming pools will be open over the Whitsunday weekend as follows. Hafnarfjörður the health town…
The leisure centers in Hafnarfjörður are available for children in grades 1-4. and are at all elementary schools in the…
Payments to parents of young children not in daycare or preschool
Lowering the age limit for the use of leisure activity grants for cards in gyms