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Emergency Assistance

A Danish Embassy or Consulate can assist with:

  • Issue of an emergency passport 
  • Contact to an attorney if you are arrested
  • Contact to relatives in Denmark
  • Contact to insurance companies in relation to accidents, illness or death
  • Information on risk areas on your way
  • Transferring money to purchase a return ticket (requires bank guarantee)

A Danish Embassy or Consulate cannot assist with:

  • Performing banking transactions
  • Paying out funds from Danish authorities such as pensions, unemployment benefits etc. 
  • Getting people released from prison or pay for a lawyer
  • Paying hospital or doctor's bills without collateral from yourself, your bank or your family
  • Obtaining work permits or finding jobs