Family members

Family members of a foreigner, holding a work permit in the Faroes, can also apply for a residence permit here. Family members are: husband/wife, cohabiting partners and/or their children. They should use the application form: FO2 (Danish version FO2).

Documents to be included:

1) Copy of your marriage certificate and copies of the children´s birth certificates,
2) If not married, a declaration of cohabitation is required  - such a document certifies the couple has been living in a marital relation at the same address for a certain length of time. Lease contracts, letters recieved at the joint address, declarations from employer or landlord can be included as further evidence,
3) copy of the applicant´s passport.

Extensions
Family members can apply for an extension using the same application form FO2.

Applications

The Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration provides guidance for applicants.
 
Applications can be sent to: 
 
Danish Agency for International Recruitment and Integration
Carl Jacobsens Vej 39
DK-Valby 2500
Tel.no. +45 72142003

Write to SIRI:
Choose the link concerning the Faroe Islands on https://www.nyidanmark.dk/en-GB/Contact-us/Contact-SIRI/Kontaktformular.

Determined by certain special circumstances the local police may allow first time applicants staying in the Faroes to submit their applications to:
 
Police Headquarters
Yviri við Strond 17
P.O.Box 3018
FO-110 Tórshavn
Faroe Islands
 
Tel.: +298 35 14 48