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Work permit

Foreign nationals may be granted a six-month residence permit to seek employment in Denmark.

A residence and work permit under the Fast-track Scheme is issued on the basis of an individual evaluation using a point system designed to assess the likelihood that the applicant will be able to find qualified work in Denmark.

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All information about this type of D-visa (work permit) are here:

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Documents required

  •     1 completed application form (please see guidelines on the front of the application form).
  •     Passport (copies of all passport pages are accepted). Copies of the originals must be in colour and size A4. Do not glue or staple the photo to the application, just join the photo to the application form.  
  •     Employment contract and job description (not more than 30 days old – where possible standard contracts from the relevant industry should be used).
  •     Documentation for your educational background (copy in authorized English translation).
  •    Documentation for authorisation (only if the job requires Danish authorisation). Information about authorisation is available under “Job Card Scheme” at the Website New to Denmark.
  •     Additional documents supplied by the employer (see “Which documents are required” on the front of the application form).

    Please note that the permit must always be collected in person.

    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.

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    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.

    • Work permit: 845NIS

     The above fees are non-refundable.

    Download forms

    Go to the website of the Danish Immigration Service.
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    opening hours

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

    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
    Sunday - Thursday 08.00 - 14.00
    Saturday: 08.00-11.00
    Friday and Sunday CLOSED


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