Everyone is entitled to emergency assistance from the public health care system in Iceland.

Emergency assistance, serious accidents and illnesses – 112

  • A common emergency number in Iceland is 112.

  • Wherever you are located in the country you can call 112 and seek assistance.

  • Everyone can call 112 from a conventional phone (landline) and mobile phone (GSM) where there is connection.

There are health care clinics all over the country and in all neighbourhoods in the capital area. There all general health care services are provided and people generally go there first for illnesses or other health related problems.

Medical services

Health care clinics and family doctorsEmergency Centre|

| Medical services off regular clinic opening hours | Sexually transmitted diseases |

Other medical services and health related issues

Dental services | Medical examination of immigrants | Health insurance |

Medicine and pharmacies | Interpretation within the health care service |