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Danish Elections and Referendums

Find information about the Danish elections and referendums here


For information on the right to vote for Danish citizens abroad, please see the website of the Danish Ministry for Economic Affairs and the Interior.

Eligible voters in the United States may cast their absentee vote at any of the Danish missions in the United States of America. Please contact the embassy or the consulate where you wish to vote for individual opening hours and appointments.

Please note, that in order to cast your vote, you must show a valid Danish photo ID i.e. passport, driver's license, insurance card.


UPCOMING ELECTIONS:

VOTING FOR THE ELECTIONS (LAGTINGSVALG) ON THE FAROE ISLANDS

The elections (Lagtingsvalg) on the Faroe Islands will be held at no later than August 31, 2019 and eligible voters may cast their absentee votes at any Danish mission abroad.

We recommend that eligible voters in the United States cast their votes as soon as possible to ensure that the absentee ballots reaches the Faroe Islands by election day.

We advise eligible voters to contact the nearest Danish consulate for opening hours. Remember to bring a valid photo ID when voting.