How long do I need to wait before my child gets a place in childcare?

Placing your child on a guarantee list ensures that your child will obtain a place in childcare within 2 months

Read more about the childminding guarantee in Copenhagen.

What is the cost of childcare in Copenhagen?

Are there childcare options in English?

Yes, there are 3 municipal childcare centres which use English as a primary language of instruction in nursery or kindergarten groups.

Read more about English-language groups in public childcare here.

How do I withdraw my child from a childcare offer?

You need to give 1 month's notice to the Placement Service if you wish to withdraw your child from a childcare offer. This can be done online on the 15th or the last day of the month. 

To withdraw your child from a childcare offer, use your NemID to access the placement service online.