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The green card scheme

It is possible to be granted a three-year residence permit for the purpose of seeking work, and subsequently working, in Denmark. A residence and work permit under the Green card scheme is issued on the basis of an individual evaluation using a point system designed to assess the likelihood that the applicant will be able to find qualified work in Denmark.

Please visit for further information on application procedure and other requirements. Application forms (GR1) can also be downloaded from the same.

> Application Form GR1

Academic Certificates

Colour photocopies of all your academic certificates need to be attested by the concerned universities or schools and by the Ministry of foreign affairs of Nepal.

A copy of Citizenship Card Translated in English and attested by the authority.

An interview will be scheduled and the Embassy will forward all the documents with the interview sheet to Danish Immigration Service. It is DIS who process your application and which might take 6-12 months or more to get a decision.