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How to apply for a visa

You will find all relevant information on the main website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Accredited Visa Center web-page VFS Global is here.


Temporary closing-down of visa application service in Russia

Due to staff shortages, The Danish Embassy in Moscow does not, until further notice, receive applications for visas and residence permits for Denmark, except e.g. official visas.

In the interim, we regret that visa and residence permits applicants are referred to Danish application centres in other countries. See a list here: Where to apply for a visa or residence permit (

Information about reopening of the service will be posted on the website of the Embassy and the Danish VFS centres in Russia.



Suspension of the visa-facilitation agreement with Russia

In accordance with the Council of the European Union’s decision of September 6, 2022 Denmark has suspended the visa-facilitation agreement with Russia. 
You can read about the changed visa rules at the Danish Immigration Service page

Please refer to the VFS Global page for updated document requirements.