Constitution ceremony

Twice a year, Danish citizenship is granted to new citizens. If you are applying for citizenship, you must also attend a constitutional ceremony.

If you have applied for Danish citizenship and are granted it, you must participate in a constitutional ceremony. At the constitution ceremony, you must sign a declaration that you will comply with the Constitution of the Kingdom of Denmark and respect basic Danish values ​​and legal principles, including Danish democracy.

When is the next constitutional ceremony, and when do I have to sign up at the latest?

Date: Tuesday 01.10.2024 at 14.00-16.00.
Location: Hotel Sønderborg Strand.

Registration deadline: 03.09.2024/XNUMX/XNUMX.

What should I bring to the constitutional ceremony?

For the ceremony, simply bring photo identification.

What type of ID can I bring to the constitutional ceremony?

Identification with photo must be one of the following:

  • Residence card, alien passport, convention passport or driving license issued by a public authority in Denmark.
  • Passport, identity card or driving license issued by a public authority in another EU/EEA member state or in Switzerland.
  • Passport issued by a public authority in a country other than an EU/EEA member state or Switzerland, and in which a residence sticker is inserted.
Where can I get more information about the constitutional ceremony?

Read more about the constitutional ceremony or contact citizen service.


Contact us

Citizen Service Sonderborg 
Holger Drachmanns Plads 5
6400 Sønderborg

Opening hours:

Tuesday: 9.00 am - 18.00 pm 
Thursday: 9.00 am - 18.00 pm

Phone hours:

Monday: 10.00 am - 15.00 pm
Tuesday: 10.00 - 15.00
Wednesday: 10.00 - 15.00
Thursday: 10.00 - 17.00
Friday: 10.00 - 14.00