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Denmark Short Term Visa – Business Visit:
If you wish to visit Denmark for a short period of time and you are a citizen of a country with a visa requirement, you must have a Denmark short term business visitor visa. There must be an actual commercial relationship between your own company/organisation and the company/organisation in Denmark which you wish to visit.

See list of countries with a visa requirement

Special regulations apply to certain groups of people:

  • Denmark has concluded bilateral visa-facilitation agreements with a number of countries: Montenegro, Albania, Ukraine, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Russia, and Moldova. Read more about the visa-facilitation agreements
  • Turkish citizens who are to perform a service in Denmark do not need a visa. Read more about visa exemption for certain Turkish citizens
  • People holding certain types of residence permits in another Schengen country do not need a visa. Read more about residence permit issued by another Schengen country
  • People holding certain types of residence permits issued by Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus or Rumania are permitted to travel through Denmark to the country that has issued the residence permit, but may not stop over without reason. The journey through Denmark may last no longer than five days.
  • People holding an EU residence card issued under the EU regulations on free movement issued by a Schengen country do not need a visa. People holding an EU residence card issued by an EU country which is not a Schengen country, can enter Denmark without a visa only if they are accompanied by, or will join, an EU citizen. This applies to both residence cards issued in accordance with Directive 2004/38/EC and residence cards issued before this directive took effect. Residence cards are in the form of a plastic card the size of a credit card or a residence sticker placed in the passport.
  • Family members of an EU/EEA citizen or Swiss citizen who is exercising his/her right to free movement in Denmark, as well as family members of a Danish citizen who is exercising or who has exercised his/her right to free movement to relocate to another EU/EEA country or Switzerland, have the right to have a visa application processed in accordance with EU regulations. Read more about visas issued under EU regulations

Who Can be Granted a Denmark Business Visa?
It is possible to get a visa in connection with a business visit in Denmark. There must be an actual commercial relationship between your own company/organisation and the company/organisation in Denmark which you wish to visit.

In order for your visit to be considered a business visit, the following requirements must be met:

  • The Danish company / organisation must be registered in the Central Business Register (CVR).
  • The relationship with the company/organisation in Denmark must have been established prior to your entering Denmark,
  • The purpose of your visit must be related to your line of business in your country of origin.
  • The company/organisation in Denmark must confirm your visit. If you do not include an invitation form or an invitation ID when submitting the application, the Immigration Service will normally send a questionnaire to the company/organisation in Denmark when processing your application. Read more about invitation to business visits

If you are subject to work permit regulations, you will not be granted a business visa. This can be the case if you are a trainee receiving pay while in Denmark, or if you are employed by a Danish company’s foreign sister company or subsidiary, and you are in Denmark in order to work for the Danish company. If this applies to you, you should not apply for a business visa but for a work permit. Read more about work

However, during visits of less than 90 days you may carry out certain work-related activities without holding a work permit. Read more about visa and work permit

You will not be granted a visa if the Immigration authorities assess that there is a high risk that you take permanent or long-term residence in Denmark or in another Schengen country. In the past, there have been cases of individuals misusing a business visa. Read more about measures to prevent misuse of business visas issued to Chinese citizens

Special rules apply if you are a citizen of Afghanistan, Eritrea, Iraq, Pakistan, Somalia or Syria. For citizens of these countries, visas may be granted to business visits in specific justified cases.

Decisions on visas are taken in accordance with the rules of the EU Visa Code and the rules in the Visa Executive Order and the Visa Guideline.

Read Executive Order on aliens’ access to Denmark on the basis of a visa

Read also Guideline for processing an application for a Danish visa

For companies in Denmark

Holding large events

If your company or organisation will be holding a large international event, it would be wise to sorting out the question of visas for participants in need of visas starting in the preliminary stages of planning. The Immigration Service is more than willing to participate in a planning meeting to advise on visa regulations and application procedures for the particular type of event that your company or organisation plans to hold.

Contact the Immigration Service for more information or to arrange a planning meeting

Prior approval of company

A company can be given prior approval to host foreign visitors who require a visa. A prior approval makes it easier and more flexible for the company to host foreign nationals who require a visa. Read more about prior approval of company

Other Important Links and Downloads:

Denmark Official Webpage for Business Visa