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Absentee voting for Dec 3rd referendum

The referendum regarding transformation of the Danish “opt-out” model on EU justice and home affairs into an “opt-in” model will take place on December 3, 2015.

Absentee voters in Canada who wish to vote in the referendum are requested to book an appointment at the Embassy or a Danish consulate in order for the vote to be counted in the referendum.

Voting starts on October 8th.Please note that it takes approximately one week for the ballots to reach the  municipal authority in Denmark. Vote early to make sure your ballot reaches Denmark in time to be counted.

In order to participate in elections and referenda in Denmark, Danish citizens living abroad must be registered in the electoral register. Click here for application information.

Please contact the Embassy or consulate nearest you to book an appointment. You will find contact information on Danish Consulates in Canada here.