Reykjanesbær municipality was created through the merger of Keflavík, Njarðvík and Hafnir on 11 June 1994. Reykjanesbær is the fifth largest municipality in Iceland covering an area of over 144 square kilometers (km²). You can find various statistical data on the Gagnatorg Reykjanesbæjar website, see:

Reykjanesbær has a five member town council and an eleven member municipal administration which is composed of politically elected representatives. The mayor is the chief executive officer of the community.

The Reykjanesbær town hall is located at Tjarnargata 12. The Service Centre in Reykjanesbær is open all weekdays from 9:00 to 16:00. The telephone number is 421-6700, and the e-mail address is The information website provides you with the precise location on a street map.

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