Updated 21 April 2021
Latest information from the Danish authorities:
- If in Copenhagen, please follow the authorities’ instructions on COVID-19.
- IMPORTANT: A gradual reopening of Denmark commences on 21 April 2021. For full details on national measures, please visit coronasmitte.dk
- The borders are still closed for travelers from a wide range of countries. Check the official and updated list of countries defined as open or banned.
- Visitors from countries defined as 'banned' must have a worthy purpose for entering Denmark.
- You may enter Denmark for the purpose of attending meetings as part of your job. Different restrictions apply.
- The assembly ban is raised to 10 people indoors and to 50 people outdoors. It is expected to be further lifted in May/June.
- It is still mandatory to wear facemasks in all indoor public places and on public transport across the country.
- A general distance recommendation of 2 meters applies when possible, and always at least 1 meter.
- Restaurants and bars are open for indoor dining, with prior booking and coronapas required. Outdoor dining at restaurants, cafes, etc. is permitted without coronapas.
- Nightclubs are still closed.
- Indoor and outdoor cultural institutions - amusement parks, attractions, museums, theatres, cinemas, libraries, etc. have reopened, but require presentration of coronapas.
- Indoor sports in an organized setting are open to children and teenagers under 18 yrs (maximum 25 persons) and to adults over 70 yrs (maximum 10 persons).
- For outdoor sports and association activities under organized auspices, the assembly ceiling is now 25 persons. Exceptions apply to a selection of professional football matches (max. 500 attendees with coronapas).
- As of 21 April speciality and department stores, shopping malls, arcades and bazars have reopened, as have liberal service professions.
In case of cancellation due to the recommendation of the Danish authorities, you are advised to seek professional legal advice.
Measures and temporary adjustments introduced by Wonderful Copenhagen:
- Wonderful Copenhagen follows the recommendations of the Danish authorities and adjusts its efforts and activities accordingly. This includes ensuring a safe work environment for employees and adjusting the organisation’s own travel activities and tourism promotion activities internationally.
- In relation to Wonderful Copenhagen's participation on international platforms - trade fairs, sales events, conferences, etc. abroad - or in Denmark with foreign participation, each activity is assessed individually based on the authorities' recommendations.
- Through websites and other digital channels, Wonderful Copenhagen will inform international visitors and other groups about the Danish authorities' recommendations and restrictions in relation to COVID-19.
- Wonderful Copenhagen continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely and is committed to sharing relevant and accurate information on this site.
- Wonderful Copenhagen has established an internal task force that gathers and shares knowledge regarding COVID-19 both internally and externally. To ensure the full overview, the organisation is in contact with a wide array of local and international partners.
- If you have any questions related to the above, please contact Head of Corporate Communication Uffe Hartmann, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have specific questions related to an upcoming congress or meeting in Copenhagen, please contact Director of Convention Kit Lykketoft, email@example.com