Administration Offices in Copenhagen

Contact information for the local administrative centres and Citizen Service Centres in Copenhagen. The place to go for residency papers, vehicle registration papers, driving licences, about the Borgerservice centres and more...

Administrative Offices in Copenhagen

The municipal seat of government is the City of Copenhagen (Københavns Kommune), which houses seven administrative branches. The Hovedstaden Regional Government (Statsforvaltning Hovedstaden) handles state tasks at a regional level. Copenhagen lies in the Hovedstaden region.

  • City of Copenhagen (Københavns Kommune)
    City Hall
    : 1599 Copenhagen V 
    Tel: 33 66 21 21 
    Fax: 33 66 70 00 
  • Hovedstaden Regional Government (Statsforvaltningen Hovedstaden)
    At: Borups Alle 177, 2400 Copenhagen NV
    Tel: 72 56 70 00
    Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday 09:00-12:00, Thursday 13:00-16:00 and Friday 09:00-12:00

International Residents

The City of Copenhagen website has comprehensive information for those moving to or living in Denmark.

International Citizen Service

The Danish government provides assistance to foreign residents via its International Citizen Service (ICS). Information is available regarding residence permits, accommodation, employment, taxes, social security, health care, child care, driving and other aspects of moving. Assistance is provided with submitting required paperwork. The Danish Immigration Service, Danish Tax and Customs Administration, regional and local administration, Workindenmark and other organisations are represented at ICS. The service is available in four cities in Denmark: Copenhagen, Odense, Aarhus and Aalborg.

  • International Citizen Service - Copenhagen
    : Nyropsgade 1, DK-1602 Copenhagen V
    Tel: 33 66 66 06
    Opening hours: Wednesday 13:00-17:00, Thursday 11:00-15:00

Citizen Service Centres

In addition to the International Citizen Service Centres are Citizen Service Centres (Borgerservicecentre), which issue Danish passports and offer help with the online KVIK Self-Service system for completing many administrative tasks via the internet. A personal NemID, available at Citizen Service Centres, is required to access the KVIK system. The KVIK system is only available in Danish.

  • City Centre & International Citizen Service
    : Nyropsgade 1, 1602 Copenhagen V
    Tel: 33 66 33 66 (Monday to Friday 8:00-22:00)
    Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00

Additional Citizen Service Centres in Copenhagen:

  • Bispebjerg Citizen Service Centre
    : Lærkevej 18, 2400 Copenhagen NV
  • Sundby Citizen Service Centre
    : Amager Centret 147, Reberbanegade 3, 2300 Copenhagen S

KVIK Citizen Service Centres (Borgerservice KVIK) are located in some local libraries and provide the same services as the Citizen Service Centres.

Please note: most of these services will be in Danish only.

  • Hovedbiblioteket (Central Library)
    : Krystalgade 15, 1172 Copenhagen K
  • Kulturstationen Vanløse
    : Jernbane Allé 38, 2720 Vanloese
  • Biblioteket
    : Rentemestervej 76, 2400 Copenhagen NV
  • Øbro Jagtvej Library
    : Jagtvej 227, 2100 Copenhagen OE
  • Valby Bibliotek
    : Annexstraede 2, 2500 Valby