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DENMARK: New Positive List, Minimum Salary and Government Fees

January 6, 2020

The Danish immigration authorities have published a new positive list, effective 1 January 2020 and valid until 30 June 2020.

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DENMARK: Increased Flexibility for Employers

June 24, 2019

Amendments to the Danish Aliens Act create more flexibility for employers hiring foreign nationals under the Fast Track Scheme and the Pay Limit Scheme.

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DENMARK: Amended Rules for Certain Foreign Workers

May 3, 2019

Effective 1 June 2019, the Danish government has announced some minor changes to the immigration rules.

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DENMARK: New Procedure for EU National Immigration Applications [Updated]

April 9, 2019

Effective 1 April 2019, immigration applications by EU nationals will be handled by the Danish Agency of International Recruitment and Integration (SIRI). Currently, these cases are handled by the State Administration (RSA).

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DENMARK: New Positive List Published

March 5, 2019

The Danish immigration authorities have published a new positive list, effective 1 March 2019 and valid until 30 June 2019.

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DENMARK: Government Publishes Plan for UK Citizens in Event of No-Deal Brexit

January 30, 2019

The Danish government has published details of a planned temporary transitional scheme extending the rights of British citizens already resident in Denmark on 29 March 2019 in the event of a no deal Brexit.

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DENMARK: Possible Strike Action May Affect Immigration Authorities

April 25, 2018

Danish unions and state, regional and municipal employers are locked in ongoing negotiations on employment and salary conditions, faced with the threat of strike action by public sector workers from 8 May 2018, and a retaliatory “lockout” by employers from 12th May 2018.

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DENMARK: Civil Registration Changes in Copenhagen

November 10, 2017

Effective immediately, the online application and appointment booking system for CPR registration at International House in Copenhagen has been closed until further notice. All CPR applicants in Greater Copenhagen must now attend International House in person, take a number and wait for their turn. Waiting times are not known. In a more positive development, the […]

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DENMARK: Stricter Document Requirements for Local Registration

June 27, 2017

The Danish registration authorities have recently started to require marriage and birth certificates originating in non-European Union countries, submitted in support of local registration procedures, to be apostilled (or legalized). Previously, requirements for apostille or legalization of documents varied from municipality to municipality. Who is Affected? An assignee who is married but is not accompanied […]

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DENMARK: Stricter Permanent Residence Requirements and New Salary Rules for Pay Limit Scheme

June 9, 2017

The Danish Parliament has recently passed two pieces of legislation affecting immigration: one act imposing stricter eligibility criteria for permanent residence, and another act defining salary requirements for work permits under the Pay-Limit Scheme, which also affects the Fast-track Scheme. Permanent Residence On 4th May 2017, the Danish Parliament passed a bill further restricting the […]

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