• Informing immigrants of their rights and obligations.
• Following developments in immigrant issues in society, by gathering information, researching analysing, informing, etc.
• Submitting to ministers, the Immigration Board and other government authorities comments and proposals for action to ensure that everybody is able to take an active role in society, regardless of nationality and origin.
New in Iceland offers immigrants assistance finding answers to different questions that can arise while living in Iceland. The counselors offer information and advice in English, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Lithuanian, Russian and Icelandic. They provide telephone interpretation in other languages. New In Iceland cooperates with key institiutions and organizations in Iceland. All services are free of charge and confidential.
More information about how to contact New In Iceland can be found on their website www.newiniceland.is