Residence and work permit
Before you can start working in Denmark as a posted worker you need to know if you require a residence and work permit. This depends on which country you come from.
If you are a citizen of a Nordic country you can freely live and work in Denmark.
If you are a citizen from an EU or EEA country, or Switzerland, you can apply for a EU registration certificate on your arrival to Denmark, possibly through:
The International Citizen Service
If you are a citizen of a country that is outside the EU or EEA or Switzerland, you have to seek further advise at:
Help with paperwork
As a posted worker you can get help with paperwork. This can be obtained from the International Citizen Service offices in Aalborg, Aarhus, Copenhagen and Odense. At the International Citizen Service offices all public authorities are brought together under one roof. You can also obtain personal guidance and useful information.
Contact the Danish Immigration Service
Manday to Wednesday 9.00 - 15.00
Thursday 12.00 - 17.00
Friday 9.00 - 12.00
+45 35 36 66 00
Contact your local service center
You can get help with the paperwork at the 4 International Citizen Service centers located in the largest cities of Denmark:
Copenhagen, Aarhus, Odense and Aalborg