Alta Consulting




Spatial planning and the environment play a key role in the economic and social development of a community. Alta offers consulting services at all planning levels.



Alta offers help in setting a strategy, based on a shared vision, and making plans to pursue that strategy. 



GIS (geographic information system) is a tool to visualize, analyze, and interpret data to understand the world around us. Alta both uses GIS and offers help to others in the field.


Alta in a nutshell

We are a creative multidisciplinary team of experienced consultants with a broad professional background, leading in our fields of expertise.

We are available for creative thinking and advice in small and large projects, strategic as well as development projects. We assist in the initial stages of formulating a project and all the the way to implementation. We are eager to find the most simple and economic solutions available to ensure lasting success.

We have worked with national public agencies, numerous municipalities and private companies on long term strategic decision making, policy making and project management. Our staff holds advanced degrees from acknowledged universities in Europe, Canada and the United States. 

Sustainability at Alta

Alta has signed the UN Global Compact - The UN corporate initiative for a sustainable world. This strategic policy initiative is for businesses that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. With over 8700 corporate participants and other stakeholders from over 130 countries, it is the largest voluntary corporate responsibility initiative in the world. We at Alta were the third company in Iceland to sign the UN Global Compact, consistent with Alta’s emphasis on sustainability, since it was founded in 2001, see more information on UN Global Compact here.

We also operate a Quality Management System of ISO 9001 and an Environmental Management System of ISO 14001.



Our whole range of projects over the years is both vast and varied. In every project we strive to put forward sustainability and social responsibility.

Here are a few examples of our projects.


Contact us

Don't hesitate to contact us for more information. All of our staff speak very good English!

Alta Consulting

Armuli 32
108 Reykjavik


Phone: +354 582 5000
Fax: +354 582 5001

Sími 582 5000

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Ármúla 32

108 Reykjavík


Kt. 630401-3130