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Converting a foreign licence into a Danish licence
If you live in Denmark and have a driving licence issued by a country outside the EU/EEA, you must convert your foreign driving licence to a Danish one no later than 90 days after you have been registered as resident i Denmark.
The rules are different depending on what country your licence is issued in. Please contact Citizens’ Services if you would like to know more.
If you need a new driving licence, or you would like a different category of driving licence, you must be instructed by a registered driving instructor.
Please also note that a number of health requirements must be met to be issued with a driving licence or a different category of driving licence. Read more about the specific requirements for your type of driving licence under the different tabs on this page
Non EU countries
If you wish to convert your driving licence from a Non EU/EEA country please contact your local Citizens' Services.
If you wish to convert your driving licence from another country please contact your local Citizens' Services.
You need to bring the following to the Citizens Services:
EU og EEA countries
If your driving licence is issued in an EU/EEA country you will not be required to convert it.
If you anyhow wish to convert it please bring the following to you local Citizens' Services.