Get your paperwork sorted out
International Citizen Service offers
Help with paperwork
- Registration certificate for EU citizens*
- CPR registration (social security number)
- Health insurance card
- Tax card
- Choosing a general practitioner
*The State Administration issues EU registration certificates at the International House on Wednesdays (10-15) and Thursdays (11-15). 17 cases are processed on Wednesdays and 13 on Thursdays. We therefore recommend EU citizens to visit the State Administration at Ellebjergvej 52, 2450 Copenhagen SV: www.statsforvaltning.dk
Non-EU citizens, please visit www.international.kk.dk for information about residence permits.
- Job seeking in Denmark
- Schooling in Copenhagen
- Daycare opportunities in Copenhagen
- Culture and leisure life in Copenhagen
You will usually get your CPR number and tax card straight away when you visit the authorities at the International Citizen Service. The services are free of charge.
If you live outside of Copenhagen, you might still be able to get help at the International Citizen Service. See the list of partnership municipalities here.