Moving to Denmark

If you have moved to Helsingør from abroad, you will have to notify your arrival to Helsingør Municipality.

There are a few requirements you should be aware of:

  • Your stay in Denmark should be longer than three months.
  • You should have a residence or permanent address.
  • If you are a national of an EU Member State, you should have a registration certificate.
  • If you are a national of a country outside the EU, you should have a residency permit. 

Danish nationals

If you are a Danish national, you should go to the municipal service centre in person:

Borgerservice, Birkedalsvej 27, 3000 Helsingør.

When you come to Borgerservice you have to bring along:

  • Passport
  • Rental agreement or written statement from your landlord or similar
  • If you have arrived from another Nordic country, you should also take documentation of your civil registration number from the country you have come from.

Foreign nationals

If you are a foreign national, you will have to go in person to either the municipal service centre: 

Borgerservice, Birkedalsvej 27, 3000 Helsingør or International House, Copenhagen.

Before going to International House, you need to apply for your CPR number online. You can fill in the application wherever you please – as long as you have an EU-registration certificate / residence permit.

This is what you need to do

Fill in the application form online → book an appointment at the International House → bring all relevant documents → pick up your CPR number in person.

When you come to Borgerservice you have to bring along:

Nordic nationals 

  • Passport
  • Rental agreement or written statement from your landlord
  • If you have arrived from another Nordic country, you should also take documentation of your civil registration number from the country you have come from.

EU nationals 

  • Passport or ID with a picture
  • Rental agreement or written statement from your landlord
  • Employment contract
  • If you have arrived from another Nordic country, you should also take documentation of your civil registration number from the country you have come from.

Nationals of a country outside the EU

  • Passport
  • Residency permit from the Danish Immigration Service (Udlændingestyrelsen) or the Danish Agency for Labour Market and Recruitment (Styrelsen for Fastholdelse og Rekruttering).
  • Rental agreement or written statement from your landlord
  • If you have arrived from another Nordic country, you should also take documentation of your civil registration number from the country you have come from.

 

 

Resident maximum

There is a resident maximum in Helsingør Municipality. This means that a maximum of two people per room can live in a dwelling. For example, if you have a two-room apartment, a maximum of four people can live at the address.



Center for Borgerservice, It og Digitalisering

Birkedalsvej 27
3000 Helsingør
Telefon: 49 28 28 28
E-mail: bid@helsingor.dk