Municipal Development Plan Draft proposal

Public consultation

The revised municipal development plan has now been published as a draft proposal. All residents and other stakeholders are encouraged to review the plan and submit their comments. The consultation period is from 17 March to 31 March 2021.

All the material is in Icelandic.

The proposal is open for review through this web and at the office of the municipality at Hafnargata 2, Reyðarfjörður as well as at the library service desks. An open house will be held at Búðareyri 1, Reyðarfjörður, on 24 March between 14:00 and 18:00. The planning officer will be present to discuss the draft proposal.

Comments can be submitted by email to or by regular mail to the planning officer.

Interactive web map

The planning proposal can be accessed through an interactive web map that displays all zoning and other land use designations, along with the relevant stipulations. The web map presents interactive linking between the land use policy and the geographical designations. The web map is also entirely in Icelandic.

Planning documents

The planning documents include a report, containing an introduction, policy statements and stipulations, a strategic environmental assessment report, plan maps for the entire municipality and the towns as well as thematic maps for nature conservation and low lying areas.