Setting Up Home in Denmark

Find out about the essential domestic services you'll need for your home in Denmark...

Denmark prioritises renewable energy; wind power and biomass are the country's most important renewable energy sources.

Electricity voltage is 230V 50Hz. Plugs are European and consist of two circular metal pins.

A civil registration number or CPR number is a prerequisite to becoming a customer of a Danish utility provider. It is therefore practically impossible to connect utilities and a telephone before moving to Denmark and registering with the local municipality.

Setting up utilities in Denmark is relatively straightforward. Utility services include:

  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Water