If you want a place for your child at one of the municipal day care institutions, you must put your child’s name down on a waiting list. As soon as your child is born, you can put their name down for a place at a nursery or childminder.


In some municipalities, you can, at the same time, put your child’s name down for at place at a kindergarten.


If you want to apply for a place at a municipal day care institution, you must contact the childcare administration in your municipality.


If you want to have your child looked after at a specific institution, you can also contact the childcare administration. They will try to accommodate your wishes in so far as possible.


If you want a place at a private institution, you must contact the institution directly. The municipality cannot allocate places at or admit children to private institutions.

Contact the childcare administration in the municipality of Aarhus:

Childcare administration, Grøndalsvej 2, PO Box 4069, DK-8260 Viby J.
Email: pladsanvisningen@mbu.aarhus.dk

Personal enquiries to the childcare administration are subject to prior appointment with the childcare administrator in charge of your area.

To contact your local childcare administrator, call Citizens’ Services on tel. +45 89 40 22 22 during the opening hours of the childcare administration.

  • Monday and Tuesday 9 am - 11am
  • Thursday 9 am - 11 am and 4 pm - 5.15 pm
  • The childcare administration is closed on Wednesdays and Fridays