Upon your arrival in Iceland you need to take care of few practicalities. We recommend you do so as soon as possible after your arrival.
An Icelandic ID number, Icelandic domicile and opening a bank acoount are the main prerequisities to be able to live and work in Iceland.
Please go through the relevant To Do List to the left on this page for further instructions on the first steps settle in Iceland.
Different procedures applies to EEU/EEA citizens and those coming from non-EU/EEA states.