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Certificate of right to permanent residence

After 5 years uninterrupted legal residence in Denmark, you may apply for a certificate of right to permanent residence.

Fill in the OD1-form on beforehand and attend the Regional State Administration. They will assist you in the process.

You must bring

  • passports
  • passport-photo
  • marriage certificate (if applicable)
  • current job contract
  • last three pay slips (they are available on e-boks)
  • at least the last 5 annual tax returns from SKAT (they are available on – use NemID to sign in)

Read about the application procedure on the Regional State Administration website.

Contact the Regional State Administration for further information.

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