Rósa Guðbjartsdóttir


Rósa Guðbjartsdóttir is the Mayor of Hafnarfjörður, she is the council chairman of the Independence Party and the departing town council president.

Rósa completed a degree as a political scientist from the University of Iceland and worked for years in journalism, mainly as a reporter at Stöð 2 and Bylgjan. Rósa has also been an active writer and editor with BF-útgáfa.

Rósa joined the town council of Hafnarfjörður in the year 2006, and the last election period she was president of the town council and education council.

She was an alternate member for the Independence Party from 2007 to 2009 and for a few months was a Member of Alþingi (Icelandic Parliament). Rósa has been active within the sports movement and is on the expert panel of the Icelandic Children's Welfare Fund.

She was the managing director of the Icelandic Childhood Cancer Parent Organisation 2001-2006 and has been the Chairman of the Board of the organisation for the last ten years.

Rósa was raised in North Hafnarfjörður and has completed a university entrance exam from Flensborgarskóli. She is married to Jónas Sigurgeirsson and they have four children.

Consultation times

The Mayor has consultation times on Tuesday mornings
Appointments must be booked ahead of time, booking should be made with the Office Manager Auður Þorkelsdóttir, tel.: 585-5506.