Delegate council

A Delegate Council shall operate within the Union, and it has the supreme power in the Union’s matters between Board meetings, unless otherwise is stated in the Union’s bylaws. The Union’s Board members sit in the Delegate Council, together with 115 Union members’ delegates. A complete Delegate Council has 130 members. The electoral term for the Delegate Council is two years and it starts on January 1st following an election.

Delegate Council meetings are held once a month.

2021 Autumn Meeting Schedule

September 16 – Delegate Council meeting

October 14 – Delegate Council meeting

November 11 – Delegate Council meeting

December 9 – Delegate Council meeting

December 16 – Delegate Council meeting

Delegate council of Efling 2021-2022

  • Aðalgeir Björnsson, Eimskip Ísland ehf.
  • Aðalsteinn D Stefánsson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Agla Rún Sverrisdóttir, Barnaheimilið Ós
  • Alicja Anna Adamczyk, Local ehf.
  • Alicja Kokot, Kaffihús Vesturbæjar
  • Alise Lavrova, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Alma Pálmadóttir, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Almaz Lemma Habte, Ríkissjóður Íslands
  • Andrea Jóhanna Helgadóttir, Fæðingarorlofssjóður
  • Andrés Hugo de Maaker, Heilsustofnun NLFÍ
  • Anna Björk Ágústsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Anna K. Mytkowska-Sobczak, Stjarnan ehf.
  • Anna Ólafía Grétarsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Anna Sigurlína Tómasdóttir, Kjörís ehf.
  • Anne-Charlotte Sophie Andrieux, Grund
  • Arnar Þór Sigríðarson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Árný Sigurðardóttir, Rammi hf.
  • Artur Bucko, Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Barbara Koch, Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Barbara Maria Sawka, Kópavogsbær
  • Benedikt Birgisson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Benjamin Ilouga Makon, Garðlist ehf
  • Bjarni Ingi Sigurgíslason, Veislulist ehf
  • Bjarni Jóhannesson, Securitas hf.
  • Bjartmar Freyr Jóhannesson, Samskip innanlands ehf.
  • Björn Páll Fálki Valsson, Matfugl ehf.
  • Elena Daniela Surdu, Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Elina Vecvagare, Kópavogsbær
  • Emil Christoffer Bager Holm, Waldorfleikskólinn Sólstafir
  • Fabio Ronti, Cookisland ehf.
  • Flora Fernandez Agullo,  Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Fríða Johanna Hammer, Kópavogsbær
  • Friðjón Víðisson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Gísli Snorri Rúnarsson, Skeljungur hf.
  • Grétar Sigurðsson, Coca-Cola Eur.Partn. Ísland ehf
  • Guðbjörg María Jósepsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Guðmunda Líf Gísladóttir, Össur Iceland ehf.
  • Guðmunda Valdís Helgadóttir, Skólar ehf.
  • Guðmundur Már Ingimarsson, Mjólkursamsalan ehf.
  • Guðmundur Þ Jónsson, Orlofsbúðir Svignaskarði
  • Halldór Ó. L. Guðmundsson, Akex7008 ehf.
  • Halldór Rúnar Hjálmtýsson, Brim hf.
  • Heiðar Örn Ólason, Laxar Fiskeldi ehf.
  • Helga Dögg Siemsen, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Hjördís Erna Ólafsdóttir, SORPA bs.
  • Hólmar Á Pálsson, Hópbifreiðar Kynnisferða ehf.
  • Hólmfríður Erla Hestnes, Kópavogsbær
  • Hreinn Jónsson, Orka náttúrunnar ohf.
  • Ingólfur Björgvin Jónsson, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Ingólfur Eðvarð Skarphéðinsson, Hópbílar hf.
  • Ísak Jónsson, Símstöðin ehf.
  • Jakub Jan Kiwak, Kjötkompaní ehf.
  • Jóakim Snorrason, SORPA bs.
  • Jóhannes Sævar Soffíuson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Kári Alexander Þórðarson, Hreinir Garðar ehf.
  • Karla Esperanza Barralaga Ocon, Mörk hjúkrunarheimili
  • Karolina Justyna Wójcik, Sjálfsbjargarheimilið
  • Karolina Klaudia Regucka, Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Katrín Phumipraman, Brim hf.
  • Katrina Karpova, Álfasaga ehf.
  • Kristín Ósk Sigurbjörnsdóttir, Dvalarheimilið Ás
  • Kristín Þorsteinsdóttir, Anna Kristín Jensdóttir
  • Kristinn Már Gíslason, N1 ehf.
  • Kristinn Unnarsson, Ölgerðin Egill Skallagríms hf.
  • Kristján Benediktsson, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Ksenija Spulova, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Leó Reynir Ólason, Almenningsvagnar Kynnisferð ehf
  • Maciej Krystian Labuda, Lýsi hf.
  • Magdalena Kwiatkowska, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Magdalena Samsonowicz, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Magnea Guðrún Gunnarsdóttir, Waldorfleikskólinn Sólstafir
  • Magnús Freyr Magnússon, Fæðingarorlofssjóður
  • Marcin Filip Watroba, KFC ehf
  • María Lilja Þrastardóttir Kemp, Grund
  • Marjulie Oquino Miano, Nói-Siríus hf.
  • Marta Wszeborowska- Piaskowska, Sölufélag garðyrkjumanna ehf.
  • Mateusz Kowalczyk, Linde Gas ehf.
  • Monika Dijokiene, Ísfugl ehf.
  • Monika M. Rzedowska-Nosek, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Monika Radziniewska,  Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Oddný Ófeigsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Ólafur Harald Wendel, Innnes ehf.
  • Oliwia Kaminska,  Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Óskar Jafet Hlöðversson, Mjólkursamsalan ehf.
  • Perla Hlíf Smáradóttir, Dvalarheimilið Ás
  • Ragnar Ólason, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Reynaldo Curato Renegado, Brim hf.
  • Rúnar Jón Árnason, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Ruth Adjaho Samúelsson, Ríkissjóður Íslands
  • Sædís Harpa Skjaldardóttir, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Sæþór Benjamín Randalsson, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Saviour De-Graft Ametefio, Freyja ehf.
  • Sebastiaan Patrick Biesaart,  Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Signe Reidun Skarsbö, Hrafnista Laugarási
  • Sigurbjörg Sara Róbertsdóttir, Dvalarheimilið Ás
  • Sigurður Óskar Sigurðsson, Sjálfsbjargarheimilið
  • Sigurgyða Þrastardóttir, Grund
  • Slawomir Sylwester Górecki, Almenningsvagnar Kynnisferð ehf
  • Soffía Sóley Þráinsdóttir, SORPA bs.
  • Sunna Ýr Einarsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Þóra B Valdimarsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Þorsteinn Gunnlaugsson, Löndun ehf.
  • Þórunn H Sveinbjörnsdóttir, Alþýðusamband Íslands
  • Þórunn Jóna Skjaldardóttir, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Tomás dos Santos Encarnacao, Icerental 4×4 ehf.
  • Tryggvi Marteinsson, Efling stéttarfélag
  • Unnur Dögg Ómarsdóttir, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Valtýr Björn Thors, Reykjavíkurborg
  • Vasile-Tibor Andor, Kaffibrennslan ehf.
  • Vilhjálmur Einar Georgsson, Atvinnuleysistryggingasjóður
  • Vladislava Karpova, Pizza-Pizza ehf.
  • Wojciech Piotr Andrusiewicz, LK þjónusta ehf.
  • Yana Bobokal, Stjörnugrís hf.

Purpose and procedures

Refund regulation

Delegate Council meetings 2021

Thursday September 16

First meeting this autumn in the Delegate Council will be held on Thursday September 16 at 6pm in the Efling social centre on the 4th floor in Guðrúnartún 1. 

We make the big change of finally meeting in person. Zoom will not be available this time. The house opens at 5:30pm and soon after, food will be served outside the meeting room on the 4th floor.

The topic of the meeting will be a discussion of the tasks ahead this winter. Reykjavík airport ramp loaders have been invited to the meeting, as guests of honour. 

Agenda: 

  1. Tasks large and small this winter – presentation by Sólveig Anna Jónsdóttir 
  2. Council work 
  3. The case of Efling members working as ramp loaders at Reykjavík airport 
  4. Other matters 

Wednesday 19th 2021

In the meeting the focus was on the important internal work that we do in the Union. Viðar Þorsteinsson CEO gave a presentation where the experience of innovations in the work of the Delegate Council this past winter will be reviewed and how we can use it in the work going forward next winter, much remains to be done. The collective agreements will be reviewed in September, the SGS (Federation of General and Special workers in Iceland) Congress will be held in October and it will soon be time for us to mobilize members to participate in the process of drafting demands against our counterparts in the collective negotiations which will begin in the autumn of 2022. Following Viðar’s presentation there was a discussions, it is essential that members have a say in the union matters and internal work.

Agenda:

  1. The union work of Efling members – experience from last winter and how to progress (Viðar Þorsteinsson)
  2. Other matters

Meeting minutes

May 6th 2021 Annual General meeting of Efling

Efling´s 2021 annual general meeting will be held on Thursday, May 6th at 19:30 via Zoom.

Agenda:

  1. The Board’s annual report
  2. The Union’s reviewed accounts are submitted
  3. Election results of the Board and the Delegate Council
  4. Changes to the rules of sickness benefits fund
  5. Other matters

Efling Annual Report and audited accounts 2020-2021

Efling annual general meeting – Minutes

Thursday April 8th 2021

Agenda

  • “World Record in Cuts” – Stefán Ólafsson speaks about pension payouts in Iceland – Watch
  • Other matters

Meeting minutes

More information on the agenda

News

“A world-record in cuts” – the wages of pensioners discussed during a meeting of the delegate council of Efling

Thursday March 11th 2021

Agenda

  • The government’s green paper – Sólveig Anna Jónsdóttir, Chairman of Efling – Watch
  • New homepage of Efling – presentation – Anna Gunnhildur Ólafsdóttir, Efling
  • Other issues

Meeting minute

More information on the agenda

News

Union members reject the reimplementation of SALEK in the guise of “The Green Paper”

Thursday February 11th 2021

Agenda

  • Workplace democracy – Steinunn Böðvarsdóttir, VR – Watch
  • My paces – presentation – Ingibjörg Ólafsdóttir, Efling
  • Other issues

Meeting minute

More information on the agenda

News

Workplace Democracy the Subject of Last Night‘s Meeting of Efling‘s Board of Trustees

Thursday January 14th 2021

Agenda

  • Role of the Delegate Council – presentation – Valgerður Árnadóttir, Team leader – Organising
  • Lessons from Efling´s collective bargaining. Viðar Þorsteinsson, managing director of Efling
  • Other issues

Meeting minute

News

Wage theft covered during a meeting of the confidential council

Delegate Council´s Newsletter

September 2021

May 2021

April 2021

March 2021