Import Registration and import Licence procedures in Denmark

Permit and registration required for importation in Denmark


Import Licence process required in Denmark

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This post explains about import registration procedures to be obtained from Denmark government authority for importation to Denmark.


All natural persons or legal entities are approved to conduct export and import process in Denmark. Every company in Denmark must be registered with a CVR number (Central Company Register Number) in the Danish Business Authority’s (DBA). Then, you need to register with the Danish Tax Authorities, SKAT (The Danish Customs and Tax Administration).  For commercial purpose, a registered trade with concerned license (if required) as per the business and have enlisted in the Trade and Company Register of the country is must for exporting and importing of products from and to Denmark.

Since  Denmark falls  under  EU countries,  a common  trade policy is adopted  to import/export  most  of  the products .   A separate rules and regulations are applied to specific products when importing and exporting in the European Union called Integrated Tariff of the European Communities (TARIC code).   For any import, export or transit in EU countries, an EORI number is compulsory. EORI means Economic Operator Registration and Identification.  The European Union (EU) legislation has required all member states to adopt the Economic Operators Registration and Identification (EORI) scheme. All importers, exporters and other transporters need to use a unique EORI reference number in all electronic communications with Customs and other government agencies involved in the international trade. This means that anyone involved with export, transit or import operations need to have EORI number.


EORI number is related with CVR/SE number and dispensed in Denmark based on enrollment for import as well as export. Organizations in Denmark needn't to apply for an EORI-No. but, must be enlisted for import and/or export. If registered, a CVR-No. consequently turn into the Danish EORI-No. at the point when the prefixing a DK.



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