If you need a new driving licence or want to convert your foreign driving licence to a Danish driving licence, your must contact Citizens’ Services.
Converting a foreign driving licence to a Danish licence
If you live in Denmark and have a driving licence issued by a country outside the EU/EEA, you must convert your foreign driving licence to a Danish one no later than 90 days after you have been registered as resident i Denmark.
The rules are different depending on what country your lisence is issued in. Please contact Citizens’ Services if you would like to know more.
If you need a new driving licence, or you would like a different category of driving licence, you must be instructed by a registered driving instructor.
Please also note that a number of health requirements must be met to be issued with a driving licence or a different category of driving licence. Read more about the specific requirements for your type of driving licence under the different tabs on the top of this page
Applying for a driving licence
Please contact Citizens’ Services if you want to apply for a driving licence.
You must bring:
- A recent photograph
- A medical certificate from your GP
- ID. If you do not have a valid passport, you must bring your original certificate of baptism, name certificate or birth certificate
- Residence permit