Copenhagen Relocations

Copenhagen Relocations can assist with the practicalities of relocation and provide general guidance to help you settle in quickly. Services include home search and contract negotiation, school and childcare registration, opening bank accounts, and arranging household utilities. We also offer workshops on cross-cultural awareness.

Opening Hours:
Week days: 9.00-17.00

Contact Person:
Michèle Bramstoft, Managing Director, +45 7020 9580

CPH International Service

CPH International Service is a department within the Culture and Leisure administration of Copenhagen. We organize several annual events at the International House, and we arrange culture and leisure activities for international citizens in cooperation with the city’s libraries, culture houses and leisure centers.

Furthermore, we advise newcomers on leisure life in Copenhagen, for example during free ”Leisure Guidance” workshops at the International House.  

International Citizen Service (tax, CPR number, EU registration certificate, etc.)

The International Citizen Service (ICS) is a public service centre for foreign employees and job seekers. 

At ICS we can help with the paperwork you will need to complete on arrival, for instance EU registration certificates* (issued on Wednesdays 10-15 and Thursdays 11-15 only), tax card, social security number (CPR - please apply online)/healthcare card, and can provide personal guidance on living and working in Denmark. 

Most of the authorities you will need to contact are represented at ICS, including the Ministry of Employment, the Tax and Customs Administration 'SKAT', and the state and municipal administrations.

*During the two days, the State Administration is able to issue 62 EU registration certificates. Please book an appointment and bring all relevant documents.

Opening Hours:
Mon-Wed: 10.00-15.00
Thurs: 11.00-15.00
Fri: 10.00-14.00

+45 3366 6606

If you have a question concerning your application for a CPR number, please contact us at


International Staff Mobility

ISM is a department within the Central Administration section of the University of Copenhagen. ISM offers services and support to all international researchers, academics and PhD fellows on all issues related to their employment at the University. 

Opening Hours:
Mon + Tues: 10.00-16.00
Wed: 10.00-17.00
Thurs + Fri: 10.00-16.00

Contact: og tlf: 24805416

Copenhagen Host Program

Copenhagen Host Program matches newcomers who have been in Denmark for less than 3 years, with local volunteer hosts who speak the Danish language and know about the local community and job market.

Copenhagen Host Program is present at the International House on Tuesdays from 12-15 and Fridays from 12-14. 


Spousecare provides a complete range of services to assist companies in integrating new hires from abroad and their families. We have specialized in taking care of spouses and partners and offer individual tailor-made programmes including career counselling, culture workshops and networking.

Spousecare is a private company working for the companies hiring international talents and the Spousecare services are not free of charge.

For further info, please contact us

Contact Person: 
Anette Pilmark, Managing Director, +45 2290 7682

The Copenhagen Post

The Copenhagen Post was established in 1997 and is the only newspaper to offer Danish News in English. 

CPH POST is published bimonthly and has a print run of 15,000. The Copenhagen Post is comprised of reports on current events, summaries of news from na­tional Danish newspaper, radio & TV, as well as background articles on national development, debates, comments and others. CPH POST Online is a connected media to printed CPH POST, and readers can find it on address. It has with up to 300.000 unique users a month.

CPH POST is also present as CPH POST Daily - Monday to Friday Newsletter, CPH POST Mobile App for Apple and Android users and CPH POST Cast.

As an addition to printed publication, we release a Magazine for tourists every 2 Month, called Visit POST and different Special Supplements. 

Contact Person:
Hans Hermansen, Sales & Marketing Director, +45 2420 2411  


Workindenmark is a public service that gives Danish companies and international jobseekers access to staff with extensive experience and expertise in international recruitment of highly skilled employees from abroad.

Workindenmark has been established by the Danish Ministry of Employment to facilitate international recruitment, and has since  its establishment in 2008 facilitated contact between Danish companies and international employees, and communicated our knowledge and experience to all interested parties.

Workindenmark's services cover the following areas:

  • We help Danish companies find foreign labour
  • We help foreign jobseekers find a job in Denmark
  • We facilitate contact to the necessary authorities
  • We help companies and foreign workers to get a good start

Opening hours:

Mon-Wed   10 am-3 pm
Thurs         11 am-3 pm
Fri              10 am-2 pm

Phone assistance  (+45 72 22 33 00):

Mon-Thurs 10 am-4 pm
Fri               10 am-3.30 pm