What do I do if I have rats?
If you need urgent assistance with rats indoors, at an institution or at a food business
On weekdays from 09.00 to 15.00 (Fridays 10.00 to 15.00), you can call the unit's service line on 33 66 58 17
You can also e-mail: Rotteanmeldelser@tmf.kk.dk
From 15.00 to 22.00, you can call the hotline on 33 66 25 85. The same applies at weekends and on public holidays from 08.00 to 22.00
if you see a rat outdoors
We will make every effort to come out as quickly as possible, but we have to prioritise the reports that we receive. If there is restricted access, let us know how we can access the area.
Fines for not reporting rats or for putting down poison
If you fail to report a rat sighting to the City of Copenhagen or if you put down poison yourself, you may be liable to pay a fine.