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Passport

You can apply for a new Danish passport or a renewal of your existing passport at four Danish Representations in the US: The Consulate General in New York, The Consulate General in Chicago, The Consulate General in Palo Alto and The Consulate General in Houston. The Danish honorary consulates in the United States will not be able to accept passport applications after January 1, 2012.

Processing time for adult passports is approximately 4 weeks, and 5 weeks during peak periods.

Appointment for passport application:

Consulate General in New York
For the Consulate General in New York please make an appointment online to apply for a new passport.


Consulate General in Chicago
For the Consulate General in Chicago please make an appointment 
online to apply for a new passport.


Consulate General in Silicon Valley
For the Consulate General in Palo Alto please make your appointment online to apply for a new passport.

Consulate General in Houston
For the Consulate General in Houston, please make an appointment for a new passport by sending an e-mail to hougkl@um.dk

Fees:

New York: Debit or Credit Card ONLY.
Silicon Valley: Debit or Credit card ONLY.
Chicago: Debit or Credit Card ONLY.
Houston: Check or money order ONLY.

Passport pick up:

When you have received notification that your new passport has arrived, please contact the representation to schedule a time to pick it up. Bring your old passport with you for cancellation.

If you wish to pick up your new passport at the Danish Consulate General in New York, please make an appointment here

IF YOU REQUIRE AN EMERGENCY PASSPORT OR AN EXTENSION OF OLD PASSPORT you may also contact the Danish Embassy, the Danish Consulate General in New York, Chicago, Houston or Silicon Valley or an Honorary Consulate:

The Embassy in Washington
The Consulate General in New York
The Consulate General in Chicago
The Consulate General in Houston
Honorary Consulates in the United States

Lost passport
If you have lost your Danish passport, please contact the Embassy or the Consulate General in New York, Chicago, Houston or Palo Alto for more information. Please note that you cannot return to the United States on an emergency passport.

Portable biometric passport station

NB! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and related health risks, domestic travel restrictions and related quarantine regulations, there will be no appointments for the portable biometric passport station this year.

Biometric passport services are always available in Chicago, New York and Palo Alto. Passport services are also available for children under 12 at any of the honorary consulates in the USA.

CONTACT FOR EMBASSY AND CONSULATES

The applications for Schengen visa are processed and the applications for residence permits are handled at the Consulate General in New York.

The Consulate General in New York
Chrysler East Building
666 Third Avenue, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Tel: (212) 223-4545
Fax: (212) 754-1904
E-mail: nycgkl@um.dk  


Opening hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:40am to 1:40pm. By appointment only. 

Consular phone hours are Monday and Wednesday from 10:00am - 11:00am.

 

Embassy of Denmark
3200 Whitehaven St. NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tel.: (202) 234-4300
Fax: (202) 328-1470
Email: wasamb@um.dk

Opening hours
Monday-Friday from 8:30am – 4:00pm.
Visits by appointment only.

Consular phone hours are Monday-Friday from 10:00am – 12:00pm.


Please note:
If you send a letter to the embassy, please include your email address for a response.

 

The Consulate General in Chicago
875 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 3950
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel.: (312) 787-8780
Fax: (312) 787-8744
E-mail: ordhkt@um.dk 

Opening hours: 

Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30am to 3:00pm. By appointment only.


Consular phone hours are Monday-Friday from 10:00am to 2:00pm.


The Consulate General in Silicon Valley
299 California Ave, Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Tel.: (650) 543-3180
Fax: (650) 543-3176
E-mail: svcgkl@um.dk


Opening hours:

Tuesday and Thursday from10:00am - 3:00pm
By appointment only.

Consular phone hours are Monday-Friday from 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Consulate General in Houston
Williams Tower
2800 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 1910
Houston, TX 77056
Tel: (713) 622-9018
E-mail: hougkl@um.dk

Opening hours:
Monday-Friday from 10:00am - 2:00pm
By appointment only.

Consular phone hours are Monday-Friday from 10:00am - 12:00pm.