Welcome to the Embassy of Denmark’s visa section, where you will find information on visa applications for Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Simply read the general information and follow Visa Step 1-2-3 to apply for a Schengen visa to one of these countries.
The Visa Self Service system will be unstable during the first two weekends of February as a result of scheduled maintenance of the system. Functionally is expected to as normal during the weekdays.
Only in exceptional circumstances such as a death or serious illness of a relative can the visa application submission to BLS be bypassed and the application be submitted in person directly to the Embassy in Ottawa. A supporting letter from a funeral director or hospital is required in these circumstances. Please contact the Embassy for more information.
Please note that neither the Embassy nor our consulates can be held responsible for technical difficulties, human errors or shipping delays in the processing of passports, permits and visa applications.
It is the applicant’s responsibility to apply in time for the intended departure.
For passports: 5 weeks prior
For permits: 3 months prior
For visas: A minimum of 18 days prior (15 days of processing plus shipping).
Please note that the processing times may be longer than this during peak travel season (June, July, August and December) due to case volume or if cases require further scrutiny.