Iceland - NPM Designation

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification February 20, 2019
UNCAT Ratification October 23, 1996
NPM Designated

Parliamentary Ombudsman

NPM Type

Ombuds Institution

Following amendments to the law on the Parliamentary Ombudsman in December 2018, aimed at bringing it into compliance with the OPCAT, the Ombudsman was designated as NPM at the same time as ratification.

Keywords: Ombuds Institution