The Citizenship Test

What is the Citizenship Test?

The Citizenship Test of 2015 is a written multiple-choice test on Danish societal conditions, Danish culture and history. There are 40 questions in total. You can use the Citizenship Test if you want to apply for Danish citizenship. The Ministry of Immigration and Integration is in charge of the Citizenship Test.

Price and dates for the Citizenship Test

The Citizenship Test: 2 June 2021
Time: 13 – 13.45
Price: DKK 815,-
Registration deadline: 28 April


The Citizenship Test: 24 November 2021
Time: 13 – 13.45
Price: DKK 815,-
Registration deadline: 20 October

Where is the test held?

The Citizenship Test is held at;

ID requirements

You are required to show a valid photo ID to be admitted to sit the Citizenship Test.

Link to guidelines on ID requirements.

How do I get my certificate?

If you pass the test, you will receive your certificate in your e-boks no later than 3 weeks after the test.

Preparing for the Citizenship Test

The Citizenship Test consists of 40 questions. You must get at least 32 correct answers to pass. You can prepare for 35 of the questions by downloading the free self-learning material using the link at the bottom of the page. The remaining five questions are based on current events.


If you would like any further information on the Citizenship Test, please contact:

If you have any questions relating to the requirements to apply for citizenship or any actual citizenship cases, please contact the Citizenship Office at the Ministry of Immigration and Integration.