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About Neyðarlínan

Neyðarlínan operates these services:

  • 112, the National Emergency Number
  • Tetra, the National Telecommunication Service
  • VSS, the Icelandic Maritime Service

Neyðarlínan is a private company in majority ownership of the Icelandic State. The shareholders are the Icelandic State 81,5% and the city of Reykjavik 18,5%.

Managing Director: Thorhallur Olafsson

Telephone: +354 570 2000


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112 is the national emergency number in Iceland. You can also contact 112 to get assistance with violence in intimate relationships. You can speak English both in the webchat and when you call.