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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 www.politi.dk with your Danish Digital ID (NemID).

Rigspolitiet
Center for Almen Jura
Kriminalregistret
Polititorvet 14
1780 KĂžbenhavn V
Danmark
Telefon: +45 35 21 62 22 (obs - you cannot apply by phone)
Fax: +45 31 21 02 20
E-mail: kbhv-acoe-kr@politi.dk

In order for the Danish Police to issue a copy of your criminal record you must complete an application form (Danish only). 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 or English and the address it should be sent to.

You can find more information (in Danish) about criminal records on the Police's home page: https://www.politi.dk/da/borgerservice/straffeattest/

Embassy of Denmark

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

Phone +27 (0) 12 430 9340

pryamb@um.dk