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Additions: 1996 Flateyrarhreppur, Mosvallahreppur, Mýrahreppur, Suðureyrarhreppur, Þingeyrarhreppur

Arms of Ísafjarðarbær

Official blazon


The arms symbolize the steep fjords in the region, the importance of sailing and fishing as well as the midnight sun.

Before 1996 the arms were slightly different:

Arms of Ísafjarðarbær

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Literature : Image obtained from the Icelandic Association of Municipalities (Samband Íslenzkra Svetarfélaga); Bæjarins besta 06-10-2011