Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Culture

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Culture is responsible for foreign affairs and education, research and culture in the Faroe Islands.

The Ministry is also responsible for the pedagogical part of the day care, the ecclesiastical affairs and other, the Radio and TV broadcasting, sports and other recreational activities.

The Ministry cooperates with other ministries and agencies besides Nordic institutions.

The Ministry is represented in the educational, researching and cultural committees under the Nordic Council of Ministers, and actively participates in the West Nordic cooperation. The Ministry participates in EU research cooperation, in addition to the UNESCO cooperation


Uttanríkis- og mentamálaráðið
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Culture
Tinghúsvegur 7
PO Box 3279
FO-110 Tórshavn
Faroe Islands

Phone +298 30 65 00
Telefax +298 30 65 55


Monday-Thursdag 8:00AM-4:00PM
Friday 8:00AM-3:00PM