The Immigration Legal Aid

We offer free legal advice and assistance regarding immigration matters. Find us in the meeting rooms above the City Council Chambers at the Main Library.

The Immigration Legal Aid is open for the last time before Christmas on Thursday 15 December until 18 pm. The first opening day in 2023 is Thursday 2 February.

Udlændingeretshjælpen (The Immigration Legal Aid) provides free legal advice and assistance in the area of:

  • Immigration, including help with drawing up complaints about court decisions
  • Applications for family reunification
  • Visa
  • Travel passports
  • Citizenship
  • Permanent residence permits
  • And residence permit extension
  • Advice within public law (administrative law, social law and police law), including advice on access to documents and the preparation of complaints.

Where and When? 

The service takes place once a week, Thursday 16.00-19.00, at the Main Library, in the meeting rooms above the City Council Chambers. Enter up the stairs in the main passageway between Nytorv and Nørregade. 


First come, first served. At the Main Library, you write your name on a list that is available from Thursday 13.00.

Read more at Udlændingeretshjælpen's website