Family benefits

When you have children in Denmark, you may qualify for various grants for your children. These grants are called family benefits. Family benefits are administered by Udbetaling Danmark - Public Benefits Administration (not the municipality):

  • Child and youth benefit, also known as the ‘child cheque’ (or family allowance)
  • Child allowance
  • Child support.

Learn more about family benefits on the website Life in Denmark. You can also apply for family benefits on Life in Denmark:

Family benefits​ (Life in Denmark)