Administration of Justice

Ministry of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affairs
eng.domsmalaraduneyti.is/

The main role of the Ministry of Justice and Ecclesiastical Affairs is to uphold law and order and ensure that civil rights are respected.


Law and the Courts

Constitution of the Republic of Iceland
government.is/constitution/

In English.

Guide to Law Online, Iceland
www.loc.gov/law/help/guide/nations/iceland.php

The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the United States Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

The Supreme Court of Iceland
www.haestirettur.is/index.jsp

In Icelandic and English.


Police & Law Enforcement

Icelandic Police
www.logreglan.is/displayer.asp?cat_id=214

This is the website for the National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police who administers police affairs under the authority of the Minister of Justice.


Research and Statistics

Statistics Iceland
www.statice.is/

Gives justice statistics and monthly statistics in other areas such as economic statistics.