WORK

Ukrainians can apply for jobs before residence permit is confirmed

See what applies if you want to work while your application is being processed

Important topics

No. The EU and Denmark continue to purchase large amounts of Russian gas, which may mean that prices will rise further.

On 20 June 2022, the Danish Energy Agency lifted the Danish gas contingency and declared "Early Warning" on the basis of a Russian reduction in gas supply via Nord Stream 1 to Germany by 60%.

As a rule, this has no consequences for the individual Dane in the form of gas shortages.

Read more at the Danish Energy Agency here (in Danish):

Energistyrelsen erklærer ”Early Warning” (ens.dk)

Read more about the Danish gas contingency here and find good advice for saving energy:

How energy prices in Denmark are being affected

Displaced persons from Ukraine can apply for jobs and work in Denmark when they have applied for a residence permit in accordance with the Special Act and have had fingerprints and facial photos (biometrics) taken by the Danish Immigration Service's Citizen Service.

At JobguideUkraine.dk displaced people from Ukraine can find information about job search in Denmark and read more about what applies if they want to work while the application for a residence permit is being processed.

Employers can find useful information on recruiting and hiring displaced persons from Ukraine here: For arbejdsgivere (jobguideukraine.dk)

Yes. On 18 May 2022, the Center for Cyber Security (CFCS) raised the threat level for cyber activism against Denmark from low to medium. This is a change in the level of threats compared to recent years.

The change comes in the wake of recent pro-Russian cyber-activist attacks on European NATO countries.

You can read the entire assessment here (in Danish):

CFCS hæver trusselsniveauet for cyberaktivisme mod Danmark (cfcs.dk)

All Danes will notice a price increase on selected foods. At the same time, the price of feed and fertilizer will increase, which will increase the cost of agriculture.

Ukraine and Russia produce 31 percent of the global wheat market. Russia's invasion of Ukraine will therefore have an impact on all foods, including foods with wheat.

The war means that the prices of selected goods are likely to rise. It is primarily about bread and grain products.

It is too early to say how much prices will rise and when prices will fall again to the normal level we have been used to. It is important to emphasize that there will be no shortage of food in the supermarkets in Denmark, as we have strong supply chains and produce a lot ourselves.

You can read more about the importance of food prices on this page

Kriseinformation.dk is the Danish authorities' website regarding the current crisis. Here you can e.g. find questions and answers, news and press releases related to the Danish efforts and get an overview of sanctions and Danish contributions to Ukraine. The site will be continuously updated with information in Danish, English and Ukrainian.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT STAYING IN DENMARK

To Ukrainian citizens

Due to the situation in Ukraine, the Danish Immigration Service has gathered all relevant information for Ukrainian citizens who are either in Denmark or want to come to Denmark.

Information for Ukrainian citizens

Contributions and sanctions

Denmarks reactions

As a result of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the EU and Denmark have imposed sanctions against Russia and its allies - and Denmark is also helping Ukraine in a number of other areas.

Read about Denmark's reactions

JOB SEEKERS

How to get a job in Denmark

Find information on job search in Denmark on this page. Read about applications, salary, working hours etc. and start your own job search.

Go to JobguideUkraine.dk

Official news

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HOW CAN I CONTRIBUTE?

How to best help

Here's what the authorities recommend if you want to help the victims of Russia's invasion of Ukraine. It’s also possible to get an overview of the emergency aid organisations.

How to best help

How does the war affect you and Denmark?

The Russian invasion of Ukraine will be felt by citizens of Denmark - even though there is currently no military threat to Denmark.

Read more about consequences of the war

ADVICE AND GUIDANCE

For companies

On these pages you can read more about the significance of the sanctions for Danish companies, find information about export control, read more about the sanctions and get guidance on the situation in Ukraine.

Latest press briefing

New agreement on the reception of displaced children and young people from Ukraine

GOOD ADVICE TO TALK TO CHILDREN

How to talk to your child about war

The situation in Ukraine fills a lot in the media, and children and young people may be worried. Unicef has collected a number of good advice on this page.

How to talk to your children about the situation in Ukraine (unicef.org)