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Criminal Record From Denmark

How to apply for a copy of your Danish criminal record

Criminal Record

If you wish to obtain a copy of your criminal record in Denmark you should e-mail the Danish Police, Criminal Register (address below). You can also apply via https://politi.dk/bestil/bestil-straffeattest/privat-straffeattest with your Danish Digital ID (NemID).

 

Midt- og Vestjyllands Politi

Politiets Administrative Center
Kriminalregisteret
Postboks 1399
7500 Holstebro
Denmark

Opening hours (telephone only):
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 10.00-15.00
Wednesday closed
Friday 10.00-13.00

Tlf.: +45 7020 1475
E-mail: mvjyl-pac-kr@politi.dk

 

In order for the Danish Police to issue a copy of your criminal record you must write a request. You also need to send a copy of your passport and information about your last address in Denmark. You should also indicate whether the information about your criminal record should be in Danish, English or German, and which address it should be sent to.

You can find more information (in Danish) about criminal records on the Police's home page: https://politi.dk/bestil/bestil-straffeattest/straffeattest-naar-du-bor-i-udlandet

Embassy of Denmark

iParioli Office Park, Block B2
1166 Park Street
Hatfield 0083
Pretoria 

Phone +27 (0) 12 430 9340

pryamb@um.dk