Constitutional name of the country: Republic of Iceland

Organisation of the judicial system

European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ). Profile of Iceland

Judicial Cooperation 
Text in original language, English and/or other available languages of the relevant national laws/provisions of the Criminal procedure codes  on judicial cooperation in criminal matters

Iceland Law on Criminal Procedure 2008. In Icelandic (UNODOC website)

Iceland Criminal Code (UNODOC website)

Iceland Extradition of Criminals and Other Assistance in Criminal Proceedings Act (UNODOC website)


Links to the relevant sections of the Council of Europe and United Nations Treaties Offices websites containing information on the conventions to which Iceland is party

Council of Europe Treaty Office

United Nations Treaty Collection


National case law relevant for judicial cooperation in criminal matters

Rules on special methods and operations of the police during investigation of criminal cases (UNODOC website)


Useful national links

Ministry of Justice

Supreme Court

General Prosecutor’s Office

National legislation databases


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