If you have completed dental training in a country outside Denmark and want to work as a dentist in Denmark, you need to apply for Danish registration.

Authorization Process

The authorization process and the required documentation depend on the country of your nationality and the country where you obtained your qualification as a dentist. 

Stay Updated

Until you receive Danish authorization and permission to work independently as a dentist, it is your responsibility to stay informed about any changes to the authorization process and deadlines on our website.


As stated in the Danish Authorization Act, dentists are required to practice their profession with care and conscientiousness. This also includes maintaining sound communication with patients, their families, and other healthcare professionals. The relevant authority evaluates whether the dentist meets the criteria outlined in the Danish Authorization Act.  

The 75-Year Rule

The entitlement to practice as a dentist expires at the age of 75.

The 75-Year Rule