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Family reunification

If you have close relatives in Denmark, you can apply for a residence permit on the grounds of family reunification.

Provided that certain requirements are met, family reunification can be granted to:

  • Spouses and cohabiting partners,
  • Children,
  • Other family members.

For more information please visit New to Denmark. This website is a convenient and comprehensive information resource.

Find first information about this type of D-visa (family reunification) here:

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Documents required

Spouses, cohabiting companions and registered partners (non UE)

  • The application form FA1. Please see below all forms ready to be downloaded.
  • Copy of passport (including the cover and all pages with information) a copy of ID card (EU citizens only). If the applicant’s passport is valid less than 6 months, please inform the applicant that a permit can only be granted up to three months before the expiration date of the passport.
  • Copy of marriage certificate/proof of registered partnership together with an authorized translation to Danish or English (if necessary).
  • Proof of cohabitation. Such documentation includes a lease showing joint tenancy, letters received at the same address, statements from landlords or employers, etc. (only required if the couple is not married or registered).

With children (not EU)

  • The application form FA6. Application for family reunification for children (applying concurrently with a parent) or FA7: Application for family reunification for children (NOT applying concurrently with a parent). Properly filled out and signed. If the child is under 15 years of age, the form can be signed by the child’s parent or relative. Please see below all forms ready to be downloaded.
  • Case order ID (that the applicant has created one and stated it in the application form).
  • Birth certificate.
  • Documentation for custody.
  • Copy of passport (including the cover and all pages with information). If the applicant’s passport is valid less than 6 months, please inform the applicant that a permit can only be granted up to three months before the expiration date of the passport.
  • Three passport photos.
  • If the child is adopted, documentation for the adoption.
  • If the child’s parent or parents in the home country is/are dead, death certificate for the deceased parent.
    Please note that the permit must always be collected in person.

Please note that Denmark do not recognise series T of the Jordanian ordinary passport.

   


Processing time

All applications for long term visas will be processed and decided by the Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration and will usually be processed within 60 working days.

Please follow the link for more details: https://www.nyidanmark.dk/en-us/authorities/agency-retention-recruitment/service-goals/service-goals.htm

Visa Fees

Consular fees are based on the ‘Executive Order on Payment for Services’ provided by the Danish Foreign Service. The applicable visa fee in NIS is as per the current exchange rate. The fee is subject to change without notice.

  • Family reunification: 780 NIS

Note that payment is only done in cash (NIS). The above fees are non-refundable.

Download forms

These are the main forms to apply for family reunification.

  • Family reunification for spouses: FA1 form (PDF)
  • Application for family reunification for children (applying concurrently with a parent) : FA6 form (PDF)
  • Application for family reunification for children (NOT applying concurrently with a parent) : FA7 form (PDF)

Please consult also for the exhaustive list of forms concerning family reunification: https://www.nyidanmark.dk/en-us/coming_to_dk/familyreunification/how_to_apply/how_to_apply.htm

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All applicants are required to make an appointment in order to have the application accepted.

Opening hours

The Royal Danish Representative Office in Ramallah
Othman ben Affan St. 48
Tel: +972 2 241 5280
ramrktvisa@um.dk

Monday - Thursday 09.00 - 15.00
Friday 09.00 - 12.00
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED
Visa Submission:
Tuesday and Thursday 09.00 - 14.00

 

VFS Office in the Gaza strip
33-1360  Khaled Ben El Walid Street
Tel: + 972 8 2840473
P_AlaaS@vfsglobal.com
Sunday - Thursday 08.00 - 14.00
Saturday: 08.00-11.00
Friday and Sunday CLOSED