How to Obtain a Citizenship Certificate In Iceland

Obtain a Citizenship Certificate In Iceland By Online

  • You can place an order for the citizenship certificate online, and pay with a credit card. You can only purchase certificates for your children, yourself and anyone else under your supervision.
  • To submit an order online to request a certification you must sign in. It can take 5-10 minutes to get the certificate. you’ll have to make online banking. After that, you will need to log in, make changes and enter your email and contact address.
  • The certificates given to you are based on registration data that is kept on the National Register.

All certificates are sent via post. It is also possible to request the certificate to be delivered at your address of email. This is possible with orders made via the internet or on presentation of an ID valid in the office reception.

Office Locations and Contacts

Registry Office IcelandEmail: skra @
Phone: 515 5300
Office Hours: 9:00am to 3.30pm
KT: 650376-0649
Email Contact Form

Borgartn 21
105 Reykjavik
Office hours: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Fax: 515 5310

Hafnarstrti 107
600 Akureyri
Office hours: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Fax: 515 5420

Processing Time

It can take the average of 5-8 working days to get the certificate prepared and take 8-10 working days when the workload is very high. The order will be completed at the when your payment has been received. You should allow additional processing time to the delivery of your certificate.

The document is needed

  • Citizenship Certificates are documents given to residents of Iceland to prove they have Icelandic citizenship. The certificate also lists the name of the individual as well as their social security number, gender and place of residence.
  • Here are the steps on how to obtain an official citizenship certificate in Iceland.

External Links

  • Registry Office of Iceland Website:



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