Site Content


Working in Iceland

Application form for a general license to practice as a Medical Doctor  (doc) in Iceland. Fill in the form and print before signing the  application. 

Find out more

Regulation on the license to practice medicine

Regulation on the education, rights and obligations of medical doctors and criteria for granting of the license to practice medicine and specialist medical license, No. 467/2015, as amended by Regulation No. 29/2017.   

Find out more

Healthcare Practitioners Act

The objective of this Act is to ensure quality of healthcare and patient safety by means of defining standards of education, knowledge and skill of healthcare practitioners, and their working procedures. 

Find out more

Foreign Nationals Act

The provisions of this Act apply to the authorization of foreign nationals to enter Iceland, their stay in the country and their right to international protection. 

Find out more