If you need a visa to visit Kopenhagen Fur please contact the
Customer Department. Please hand in a copy of your passport
and other relevant information.
For the Chinese applicants, we can convey the following
information from the Danish Immigration Service (June 2007);
The Danish Immigration Service, the Royal Danish Embassy in Bejing
and the Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai, Guangzhou and
Hong Kong are happy to provide you with the following information
concerning visa procedures in relation to business visits to
Denmark. The following information is provided in order to
facilitate your application for a business visa.
The information is particularly relevant for first time applicants
In order to visit Denmark and the Schengen countries Chinese
citizens are required to obtain visas.
Where and how to apply
In China, a Danish Schengen visa can be applied for, at the Royal
Danish Embassy in Beijing, and the Royal Danish Consulate General
in Shanghai, Guangzhou and Hong Kong.
The application form is available at the representative office.
Application forms are also available on the website of the Danish
Immigration Service at www.nyidanmark.dk.
The following documents must be enclosed with the application.
The application is available at the diplomatic representation or
www.nyidanmark.dk. In most cases, a processing fee will be charged.
The fee for a Schengenvisa is 60 Euro.
• Valid national passport or other valid travel
• Two accurate passport photos of the applicant. The photo must be
35mm x 45mm (size of head between 30-36 mm from the bottom of the
chin to the top of the head). The person must be facing the camera
• An invitation from the Danish company with name and address,
purpose of the visit, and a description of the relationship between
the applicant and the company residing in Denmark.
The applicant may in some cases be asked to present additional
documentation at the time the application is submitted. It is
therefore a good idea to contact the relevant diplomatic
representation prior to submitting a visa application.
The applicant must be able to document his/her line of business by
providing such items as a business permit or a proof of
registration issued by authorities in his/her home country.
Further documentation of the applicant's background can include
proof of education, proof of previous business dealings within the
same business or proof of the financial resources of the
If several applicants are to visit the same company, documentation
of each applicant's role during the visit will be relevant for the
The overwhelming majority of visa applications are processed and
decided by Danish diplomatic missions (embassies or consulates)
abroad. These cases will usually be decided within a few days. Some
cases, however, may take 10-12 days.
Cases submitted to the Danish Immigration Service are either cases
where it is judged that there is a high risk that the applicant
will take up permanent or long-term residence in Denmark or one of
the other Schengen countries, or the applicant is a first time visa
Business visas handled by the Danish Immigration Service have an
average processing time of 4-5 weeks. Processing times at the
Danish Immigration Service are calculated from the receipt of the
application. The timelines listed here are rough averages. Some
cases may be processed faster, while others may take longer.
First time travellers are most kindly requested to apply
for visas in due time
For more information please visit the websites: www.nyidanmark.dk, www.ambbeijing.um.dk, www.gkguangzhou.um.dk, www.gkhongkong.um.dk, www.gkshanghai.um.dk.