Ministry for the Environment and Natural Resources

UmhverfisráðuneytiðThe Icelandic Ministry for the Environment and Natural Resources formulates and enforces the Icelandic government policy for environmental affairs. The ministry supervises the affairs pertaining to nature in Iceland, conservation and outdoor recreation, the protection of animals, wild-life management, pollution prevention, hygiene, planning and building matters, fire prevention, weather forecasting and avalanche-protection, surveying and cartography, forestry and soil conservation, environmental monitoring and surveillance.

The opening hours at the Ministry are from 8:30 - 16:00 from Monday to Friday.

Mail Address: Umhverfis- og auðlindaráðuneytið Skuggasund 1 IS- 150 REYKJAVÍK Ísland.
Telephone: +354 545 8600 Telefax: + 354 562 4566
E-mail: postur@environment.is