The Referendum on Icelandic Constitution

On 24 May 2012, the Icelandic Parliament (the Althingi) resolved to hold an advisory referendum on the proposals submitted by the Constitutional Council for a new Constitution and matters relating to the proposals.

This website covers:

  • the matters to be put to a referendum on 20 October 2012,
  • what an advisory referendum includes,
  • the appointment and work of the Constitutional Council,
  • what will happen after the referendum.


  • Copy writing: The Law Institute of the University of Iceland / Athygli PR
  • CMS: Joomla 2.5
  • Web design: Edda Langworth
  • Project manager: Arni Thordur Jonsson / Athygli PR
  • Web developer and programmer: Edda Langworth
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