It is important to have a CPR number when living in Copenhagen. The CPR number is used in various situations related to salary payments, housing purchases, bank transactions, insurance, etc.
In order to get a CPR number you should meet the following criteria:
- You intend to stay in Denmark for more than 3 months.
- You have a residence permit (Nordic citizens excepted).
- You have found a place to live.
You can register for a CPR at :
International House Copenhagen:
International Citizen Service
1600 Copenhagen V
The office is closed May 1
Read more about the criteria and how to get the CPR number here.