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Launch your start-up in Denmark

Are you a start-up and considering launching your business in Denmark? Join one of the world's most innovative and digitalised countries with ease of doing business and a buzzing start-up environment.
Start-up Denmark is an initiative by the Danish Government to help talented entrepreneurs relocate and grow high-impact startups in Denmark.

If accepted, you can get a residence and work permanent for up to 2 years, with the possibility of extention for an additional 3 years.

Who is eligible to apply?

Start-up Denmark only accepts applications from non-EU (European Union) and non-EEA (European Economic Area) residents. Your business must have high growth potential as well as global market scope.
The programme is for early-stage businesses and can accept up to 2 founders. Businesses such as restaurants, retail shops, small businesses, and import/export enterprise will normally not be considered, as the programme is aimed at innovative and scalable business.

For EU and EEA residents who would like to start a business in Denmark, please click to find further information.

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Contact Do you want to know more?

If you want to know more about your business opportunities in Denmark, please do not hesitate to reach out our dedicated advisors: