Newtodenmark.dk is the official web portal about the immigration rules. Below you can read more about the aim of newtodenmark.dk.
Aim of the portal
Newtodenmark.dk is a doorway to information and digital services within the area of immigration.
By collecting information and services in one place, newtodenmark.dk makes it easier for individuals, employers, public authorities and others to find the services and information they need.
Overview of the rules
Please note that the information on newtodenmark.dk is a simplified and edited version of laws, rules and practices.
The information is intended to give users a true picture of the rules governing, for example, the possibilities for obtaining a visa, work permit or family reunification, while providing an easy, user-friendly overview of the rules. Consequently, the information on this portal is not a conclusive description of the current rules in the areas of immigration.
For more in-depth information about the legal background, please read the relevant legal documents that content pages link to.
You can also find relevant decisions and legal guidelines in Afgørelsesdatabasen (available in Danish only).
Please note that rules are changed on a regular basis as a result of law changes or changes in practice. As the information on this portal must reflect the current laws, rules and practices, texts are also changed regularly.
At the bottow of each content page you can see the date on which it was last updated.
Further information and advice
If in doubt about the rules, or if you want further information about current laws, rules and practices, find contact information here.
Newtodenmark.dk's target groups include private individuals, employers, political decision makers, journalists and professionals such as case workers.
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A user survey was carried out in 2009 which shows a very high level of user satisfaction. Only 2 pct. are 'dissatisfied' or 'very dissatisfied' with newtodenmark.dk.
Read results from the 2009 user survey (available in Danish only).