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Residence and Work Permit for Denmark

Residence and/or work permits must be obtained before entering Denmark.

Where to apply:

All applications will be handled by the Danish Consulate General in New York. Applicants can submit and have their biometrics recorded at these locations.


What to submit:

The application form contains a detailed description of how you and the employer should complete the form, and which documents you must attach.

Checklist for submission of residence- and work permit


Checklists where only biometrics recording is required:

Checklist for online submission of the residence- and work permit

Checklist for e-mail or third party submission of the residence- and work permit





Information about residence and work schemes in Denmark can be found here.