Join Danes Worldwide

Danes Worldwide speaks on behalf of more than 200,000 Danes living outside Denmark. Such representation has been our mission since 1919. Today, we offer a wide range of additional services to our members.

Medlemskab i Danes Worldwide
✔️ Legal advice and case management*

It’s reassuring to be able to get advice in Danish. That’s why we’ve assembled a team of experts with specialized skills and an international outlook.

  • Advice from our legal advisors
  • Advice from our expert panel – consisting of a lawyer, an accountant, an educational counselor, a security expert, a school expert and consultants specializing in expatriation and repatriation.
  • Significant discounts on processing your application for e.g. citizenship and family reunification*.

*NOTE: As a youth member you do not get a discount on case management!

✔️ Webinars and events

We host a weekly webinar or event with topics relevant to Danes living abroad. As a member, you get free access to all webinars and in-person events. When we host larger physical events, there may in some cases be a small charge for catering.

✔️ Access to locked articles and Knowledge base

As a member, you get full access to all knowledge articles on the website. In the library, you’ll find a wide range of how-to articles to help you learn more about legal issues.

You also have access to our knowledge base where you can find answers to your questions about family reunification, citizenship and tax.

✔️ Membership discounts

As a member, you can enjoy a wide range of discounts on our various products, as well as a number of special offers.

  • Online Danish courses for children, young people and adults at three levels: Beginner Danish, Danish for advanced learners and School Danish.
  • Almost three weeks of language and culture at the Summer School for children and young people aged 10-17 and the Family Summer School for 6-13 year olds and their parents.
  • Discounts on hotel stays, car rental and much more.
✔️ Local network

We have representatives based all over the world who help members with advice and guidance on local conditions. When you sign up, you will be contacted by your local representative who will welcome you to the association and the local network.

✔️ Political influence

As a member, you support our work to continuously improve the conditions for Danes living abroad, for example through our key issues. We focus on economy and rights.

✔️ Housing for returning Danes

Fredensborghusene is a self-governing institution founded by Danes Worldwide to create a housing estate for returning Danes. The houses are designed by Jørn Utzon, who is also the architect behind the Sydney Opera House.

As a member, you have the opportunity to live in Jørn Utzon’s Fredensborghuse and other collective housing for the elderly.

We also have a collaboration with FREMBO, where as a member of Danes Worldwide, you will receive exclusive offers on their homes for the elderly and single people.

For young people, Basecamp Student is a residential programme where students not only live but also grow together. As a member of Danes Worldwide, you can get a discount on the administration fee.

✔️ Influence and impact

If you are a member of Danes Worldwide, you also get the opportunity to vote at the association’s annual general assembly, which acts as the association’s highest authority. This ensures the association’s democratic structure, while also ensuring that all members have the opportunity to influence the association’s work.

What does a membership cost?

MembershipPrice DKK
1 year membership*835 DKK
2 years membership*1.485 DKK
5 years membership*3.495 DKK
Lifetime membership*16.300 DKK
1 year youth membership**240 DKK
3 year youth membership**600 DKK

* includes all children living at home under the age of 18.
** for everyone between 18 and 26 years old. Please note: As a youth member, you do not get a discount on case processing!

If you have any questions please contact us