Dalshrauni 1
220 Hafnarfjordur
Phone:+354 569-7900
Fax:+354 569-7990
Opening hours 08:30 - 16:00
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The Directorate of Fisheries is an Icelandic Government institution under the ultimate responsibility of the Minister of Fisheries. The Directorate is responsible for implementing government policy on fisheries management and handling of seafood products.


The Directorate enforces laws and regulations regarding fisheries management, monitoring of fishing activities and imposition of penalties for illegal catches.



Collection, processing and publication of fisheries data is also the responsibility of the Directorate of Fisheries in collaboration with Statistics Iceland.




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