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When disaster strikes

If you get into serious trouble on your trip, the Danish Embassy, the Consulate General, and the Honorary Consulates are ready to provide assistance.

If you get into serious trouble on your trip, the Danish Embassy  and the Danish Consulates are ready to provide assistance. Please find contact information and opening hours here.

You can get assistance in: 

  • Transfer of money for the return trip  
  • Issuance of temporary (provisional) passport
  • Contact an attorney if you are arrested
  • Contact relatives in Denmark
  • Contact the insurance company in case of illness, accident or death
  • Information about risky areas

The Embassy and the Consulates does not provide assistance in the following cases:

  • Assist with visa or residence permit. For more information read here.
  • Lending money or making banking transactions
  • Payment of subsistence allowance or pension
  • Get a person released from prison or pay a lawyer
  • Pay a hospital or a doctor
  • Provide a work permit

After closing hours:
If your situation is critical outside normal working hours or on weekends the State Department duty officer can be contacted by telephone, the number is +55 (61) 3878 4500.

In some cases there might be charged a fee for the service. Please see the list of consular fees here.    


Danish Embassy or Consulate General in Brazil


Embassy of Denmark, Brasília

Tel.: +55 61 3878 4500

Consulate General, São Paulo

Tel. +55 (11) 2127 0750