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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There will be no hot water from 10 PM (22:00) on the 8th of November in Garðabær, Álftanes, Hafnarfjörður, Kópavogur and Breiðholt (Reykjavík). It is important to turn off all hot water taps to reduce the risk of an accident or damage when the water comes on again.
Due to repairs in the district heating system, all of Garðabær, Álftanes, Hafnarfjörður, Kópavogur and Breiðholt in Reykjavík will have no hot water from 10 PM (22.00) on Wednesday the 8th of November for about five hours. At 7 AM, Thursday morning, the 9th of November, all of the affected areas should have running hot water again. It is important to turn off all hot water taps to reduce the risk of an accident or damage when the water comes on again. When water flows through a large district heating system again after a shutdown, it is normal that leaks can occur. In such instances it is important to let us know if you find evidence of a hot water leak so we can respond to it.
Veitur will post updates on their website Veitur.is
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