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Registration and verification

On these pages you can find information about the registration of personal information and verification in connection with an application for residence permit.

Registration of personal information

When a foreign national is granted a residence permit in Denmark, the relevant authority will register the foreign national’s basic personal information in the immigration authorities’ registers.

Read more about registration and about changing the registration of personal information at the Danish Immigration Service 

The information the applicant and host supplies in connection with the application for a visa (short term) will be entered into, and stored in the Danish visa register (IVR-VIS) and in the Schengen member states’ shared visa data base (C-VIS).

Read more about registration and control of personal information in visa (short term) applications

Verification

Both the Danish Immigration Service and the Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration carry out different verification processes to make sure that the regulations are complied with. The verification process can be carried out during the case processing, while a residence permit is valid and after a residence permit has expired.

Read more about the Immigration Service’s comparison of registers



Last update: 2/2/2017
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