17.5.2022 News : Correction of food fees in primary schools

Food fees for a second sibling in primary school will be corrected from 1 January 2022 and throughout the school year.


2.5.2022 News : Work School for 14-17 years. Open for applications

In the summer of 2022, 14-17 years of age (born in the years 2005 - 2008) will get a job at Hafnarfjörður Work School. The Hafnarfjörður Work School offers fun and informative jobs for teenagers in the town. The role of the Work School is to provide employees with constructive summer jobs, along with education in a safe work environment.


26.4.2022 News : After-school centers are now open for registration

Registration has been opened for after-school centers for the school year 2022-2023. The after-school centers in Hafnarfjörður are intended for children in the 1st to 4th grade and are operated in all primary schools in Hafnarfjörður. The role of after-school centres is to offer diverse leisure activities for students after the traditional school day. The work is based on choice, group work, workshops and outdoor activities. The aim of the after-school centres is that each child can flourish and develop in an environment characterised by warmth, security and respect.


25.4.2022 News : Vegetable gardens

A great opportunity to grow vegetables for all interested - individuals and families

Hafnarfjörður's family gardens are open to all residents and it is a great opportunity for families and individuals in Hafnarfjörður to grow their own vegetables, take care of it and harvest vegetables this summer. The vegetable gardens will be open at Víðistaðir and at Öldugata. The cost for one garden is ISK 1.579.- and for two gardens ISK. 2.632- Seedlings, seeds or other materials for cultivation are not included, but access to water and some small tools will be available. The gardens will be ploughed and will be allocated at the end of May.


25.4.2022 News : The voter list in Hafnarfjörður for the local elections

The voter list in Hafnarfjörður for the municipal elections on 14 May 2022 is on public display in Hafnarfjörður Town Hall, service center, Strandgata 6, from 22 April 2022. Voters are encouraged to find out if their names are on the voter list.


22.4.2022 News : Safe housing for everyone

The joint venture "Safe Housing for Everyone" was launched last October by the Housing and Construction Authority (HMS), the Icelandic Confederation of Labour (ASI) and the Capital Region Fire Brigade (SHS), with the aim of mapping dwellings in commercial properties for fire prevention purposes. The capital region was the first area to be mapped, the details of which were published in a report.