Embassy of Denmark in the U.S


Embassy of Denmark is located in 3200 Whitehaven St. NW Washington, DC 20008.
Tel +1 (202) 234-4300Fax +1 (202) 328-1470

H.E. Lars Gert Lose is the Danish Ambassador to the United States. The Ambassador represents the government of Denmark in the United States. Lars Gert Lose is the current Ambassador of Denmark to the United States. Prior to arriving in Washington he held the position as Permanent Under-Secretary of State, where he served as Chief Adviser on Foreign Affairs to Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt. Ambassador Lose have had a long career within the Danish Foreign Ministry. He started his career in 1997 by becoming Head of Section in the EU Coordination Office. Since then, he has held a range of high-level positions within the MFA: such as Private Secretary to Minister for Foreign Affairs Per Stig Møller (2004-2008) and Head of the Foreign Minister’s Office (2008-2011).

Consulate General, New York
One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
885 Second Avenue, 18th Fl.
New York, N.Y. 10017-2201
Tel.: +1 (212) 223 4545
Fax: +1 (212) 754 1904
Email: nycgkl@um.dk

Consulate General of Denmark in Chicago
875 N. Michigan Avenue
Suite 3950
Chicago, IL 60611
Tel.: +1 (312) 787-8780
Fax: +1 (312) 787-8744
E-mail: ordhkt@um.dk

On closing days, Danes in need of immediate assistance can contact the MFA in Copenhagen 24/7 via +45 33 92 11 12 or bbb@um.dk

Visas to Denmark

The Danish Consulate General has commissioned VFS Global to operate the Danish Visa Application Centres in the US.

Applicants applying for short-term tourist, business or transit Schengen visas for Denmark and Iceland and residence/work permits for Denmark can submit their applications and have their biometrics obtained at VFS Global’s offices below. By appointment only.

Information in regards to visas, residence and/or work permits, please contact our visa service call center, VFS Global. The visa service call center is open Monday to Friday from 10:00am to 6pm (EST).

Notice: If you have applied for work or student permit online and need an urgent appointment please email VFS Global/Travisa at denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com. In order to further assist you in your appointment request please provide the below information:

• Please provide two options of the date and time you need to make your biometrics appointment along with the city.

• Please provide the confirmation e-mail from the Danish Immigration service with case order ID listed.

New York
VFS Service Fee: $33
Courier Fee: $30* (This is an optional service for visa/permit applicants only applying in New York)

Washington DC
VFS Service Fee: $33
Courier Fee: $60

VFS Service Fee: $33
Courier Fee: $60

VFS Service Fee: $33
Courier Fee: $60

San Francisco
VFS Service Fee: $33
Courier Fee: $60

VFS Global operated by Travisa in NEW YORK:
290 5th Avenue, 3rd Floor (btw 30th & 31st Str.)
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 240-454-7720
E-mail: denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com

VFS Global operated by Travisa in WASHINGTON:
1731 21st. Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: 240-454-7720
E-mail: denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com

VFS Global operated by Travisa in CHICAGO:
120 S. State Street, Unit 3
Chicago, IL 60603
Tel: 240-454-7720
E-mail: denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com

VFS Global operated by Travisa in HOUSTON:
2700 Post Oak Boulevard, Ste 1430
Houston, TX 77056
Tel: 240-454-7720
E-mail: denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com

VFS Global operated by Travisa in SAN FRANCISCO:
555 Montgomery Street, Suite 700
San Francisco, CA 94111
Tel: 240-454-7720
E-mail: denmark@travisaoutsourcing.com

Fees to the Consulate General in New York:

  • Please note that the representations does NOT accept payment by credit/debit card or personal checks. Only cash or Money Order made out to the representation at which the application is directed. However online credit card payments for Short-stay visa (max 90 days) are accepted.
  • Please be aware that it is only the General Consulate in New York who can process visa-applications.
  • Issue of passports (to persons aged between 18 and 65) $144
  • Passports for persons under 18 $144
  • Passports for persons over 65 $144
  • Provisional passports, EU emergency passports, laissez-passer, alterations to passports etc. $144
  • Provisional/Emergency passports on weekdays after 4:15 PM $323
  • Provisional/Emergency passports at weekends and official closing days $462
  • Visa C: Short-stay – max 90 days $67                                                                   (For citizens of Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia and Ukraine, the visa fee is EUR 35 ($39). When paying the short-stay visa fee online the amount will be deducted in EUR and NOT in USD)
  • Visa C: Short-stay – max 90 days online only: $60 EURO
  • Re-entry permit: $215 – 240                                                                                       (If you cannot pick-up your passport once the visa/permit has been issued, the passport will be sent to your home or business address – at your own risk – via Federal Express. In this case an additional fee of $25 must be paid in cash or money order)
  • Entry permit: D-visa $215                                                                                       (This fee applies if you submitted your original permit application directly to Denmark or Iceland. If you submitted your original application to the Consulate General you do not need to pay an additional fee for your entry permit (D-visa)
  • Application for residence and/or work permit (student permit) $215
  • Request for further information for applications submitted in Denmark 144
  • Delivery of permit decision, return of original documents for applications submitted in Denmark or Iceland $144*
  • Assistance to individuals $144*
  • Translations $144*
  • Drafting of letters, etc. $144*
  • Authentications, attestations, certification of copies, NemID, certificates of birth and baptism, pin code letters $30*

(*)Hourly rate, price per hour or part thereof. Payment will be charged for at least one hour, and each hour commenced will be charged as a full hour.

Please be advised there are NO REFUNDS.
Source: http://usa.um.dk/en