To Do List - Non EU/EEA Citizens

Please go through the TO DO list below and follow instructions given.

ACADEMIC STAFF AND POST-DOCS

  • Contact the Relocation Service
  • Register into Iceland - Directorate of Immigration, as soon as possible upon arrival
  • ID number - Directorate of Immigration
  • UI Intraweb Account - Relocation Service
  • Open a bank account - at the nearest bank, when ID number is ready
  • Employment contract - when ID number and bank account are ready, done by HR staff at your UI School

DOCTORATE STUDENTS

  • Contact the Relocation Service
  • Register into Iceland - Directorate of Immigration / as soon as possible upon arrival
  • ID number - Directorate of Immigration
  • UI Intraweb Account - Service Desk, University Centre
  • Open a bank account - at the nearest bank, when ID number is ready
  • Employment contract - when ID number and bank account are ready, done by HR staff at your UI School

 

Residence Permit Issued

Upon arrival the applicant should make sure to go as soon as possible to the Directorate of Immigration to have his/hers photo taken.

After registering at the DOI Also, an appointment at a relevant health clinic need to be made for those citizens who are required to have a medical examination.

Contact information on relevant health clinics can be found at the Mulitcultural and Information Center. The health clinic Heilsuvernd also provides medical examinations for residence permits. Relocation Service assist you with getting an appointment for medical examination.

When the applicant has been photographed and the medical exam certificate has been submitted to the Directorate of Immigration, the residence permit is issued and a residence permit card ordered. The issuing time of the residence permit card takes on average around 10 days and is sent by snail mail to the address in Iceland stated by the applicant in his/her application.

If the applicant has not been photographed and/or had a medical exam within two months of his/her arrival in Iceland, the residence permit will not be issued and the applicant’s stay in Iceland will be deemed illegal.

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