Living in Aarhus

Under each link a small description will guide you to find the link with the content relevant for answering your question and give the information you need.

Links concerning life in Aarhus: 

Both International Citizen Service and regular Citizen Service are your point of access to the public sector. Enter the link and see which you have to contact, in order to get the help you need.  


In Aarhus Municipality we wish to provide citizens with the opportunities that allow them to serve themselves online in matters concerning e.g. Digital Post and Nem ID.


Find links to various housing portals and see how to apply for housing benefit, report a change of address and how to read electricity, water and district heating meters.


Learn about the Danish health care system, the national health insurance and how the health services function in Aarhus. 

Join the network of international employees, spouses, and internationally minded Danes. International Community can connect you with other internationals and Danes to share experiences and advice alongside with offering a wide range of events, seminars and online activities for you and your family.
Read more about International Community

There is a broad variety of volunteering jobs and projects in Aarhus. This is a great and meaningful way to fulfill your spare time and to help others.


Find information about childcare and schools for your children and see amongst others, which services are available if you become pregnant or if you are planning on getting married.

You can find useful information and details concerning you and your family on our website

Do you need a Danish driving licence, do you want to open a bank account or change your tax card? Or are you interested in more detailed information about Denmark or about how Danish democracy works?


Going by car, bus or bicycle? Aarhus has a well-developed infrastructure, with good conditions for cars, bicycles and commuters.

Whether you want to enjoy the great outdoors, discover the impressive cultural attractions or take up a new leisure activity, Aarhus has it.