How do I apply for child care benefits (børnepenge)?

Parents that pay taxes in Denmark is automatically approved for child care benefits.

Child care benefits is automatically paid to the mother's NemKonto every 3. month. The amount depends on the age of the child.

More information about NemKonto at What is a NemKonto (Easy Account)?

To find out about eligibility see Are we eligible for child care benefits (børnepenge)?