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Residence and Work Permit (long term stay)

As of 1 September 2019, applications for residence and work permits in Denmark are to be submitted at the Visa Application Center (VAC) in Tel Aviv.

The Visa Application Centre is situated at:

- 47th Floor, Midtown Commerce, 144 Menachem Begin, Tel-Aviv, Israel


All questions concerning applications for residence and work permits should be directed to the VAC at +972-747-555-456 or


You can find more information about the VAC and the application procedure here: 


Please go here to book an appointment at the VAC.

1. Go to the linked website
2. Log in with your credentials (or register as a new user)
3. Complete the appointment booking process
4. You will receive an appointment confirmation e-mail with your Appointment Letter attached as a PDF.


From 1 July 2019, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark including all Danish diplomatic missions are introducing online payment of the Embassy fee for residence or work permit for Denmark.

The receipt for the payment should be submitted at the Danish Visa Application Centre (VFS Global) when you hand in your application. Please note that in R/W permit cases for Denmark there are three fees to be paid.

1) The fee to the Danish Embassy using this link 

2) The fee to either The Danish Immigration Service (DIS) or The Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration (SIRI)

3) The fee to the Danish Visa Application Centre (VFS Global)


Type of application

Which residence permit applications are needed depends on the purpose of coming to Denmark. Please use the Immigration Service application form guide to download and fill out the correct form here. When applying for any kind of residence permit or extension of a residence permit you will need to first create a case order ID and pay online.

Before handing in your application, make sure that you have all required documentation. Please see the checklist inside the application form for requirements and make sure that all documentation is complete before you submit your application.

The application must then be handed in at the Embassy's outsourcing partner VFS Global in Tel Aviv.

For further information on work and residence permit, please go to the webpage of the relevant country through the links below:

Consular Service