Get your paperwork sorted out

At the ICS you can get your EU registration certificate, CPR number and tax card - all in one place. You can also get help to find a job.

International Citizen Service offers

Help with paperwork 

*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:

Non-EU citizens, please visit for information about residence permits.

Personal guidance

  • Job seeking in Denmark 

Information about

  • 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.

NB! The ICS is closed May 1.


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