Opioid Substitution Treatments: available

Foreign travellers will be accepted for temporary dosing/treatment. Unfortunately, we do not have any up-to-date contact details of treatment facilities.

Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine/Morphine: possible

While travellers from Schengen countries are permitted to bring into Iceland a quantity of 30 daily doses, travellers from non-Schengen countries may bring only 14 daily doses. Schengen citizens must carry a Schengen form, non-Schengen citizens must carry a doctor’s letter endorsed by the health authorities of the country of residence (specimen). Also, a valid medical prescription isnecessary.

Contact Address:
any Icelandic diplomatic mission

Any comments and
additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:

Ralf Gerlach
Bremer Platz 18-20
48155 Münster
Phone: +49 251-60123 or +49 2571-582765
Fax: +49 251-666580


(This page last revised and updated July 26, 2022)