Before one can register to purchase property in Iceland one has to fill an Iceland Preregistration Form. The prerequisites of the form change from 1 document to another. For example a business form has to be filled out before buying residential or commercial plots and mortgages. Similarly, an individual must fill in details about his or her private life before being awarded a driver's license. One will also have to disclose their birth date and other details applicable to the country before one can purchase real estate in Iceland.