The purpose of applying for family reunification is for one’s foreign spouse, partner, children, or parents to obtain Danish residence permit. In this case, a foreigner is a person with a non-EU passport.

In this context, both the residing and foreign part have to meet certain requirements for the family unification to succeed.

Below, all the conditions for applying for family reunification in Denmark are listed. While it is possible to apply for family reunification despite not all requirements being met, it does require some specific circumstances.