Published 10-07-2019

New positive list on 1 July 2019

SIRI has on 1. july 2019 published the new positive list, valid until 31 December 2019. If you apply for residence and work permit according to the positive list, then make sure that your job is on the new list.

The Danish agency for Labour Market and Recruitment has published the new Labour Market Balance. On the basis of this, SIRI has produced the new positive list serving as guideline to occupations with shortage of highly qualified labour.

You can here find the complete positive list valid from 1 July 2019.

The following jobs have been added and were not on the previous positive list from 1 March 2019 until 30 June 2019:

 Logistics manager
 Administrative services manager
• Sales Manager
• Marketing Manager
• Public relations manager
• Manufacturing manager
• IT manager
• General manager, institution
• Education manager
• School principal
• Aktuary
• Environmental consultant
• Civil engineer 
• Energy Engineer
• Engineer, design and innovation
• Pharmacist
• Clinical dietician 
• Lecturer at academy of technology and business
• Lecturer at basic social care and healthcare college
• Business school teacher
• Adult Educational Center teacher
• Information Technology teacher
• Teacher at public primary and lower secondary school
• Teacher at independent boarding school for lower secondary school students
• Head of preschool class
• Education method specialist
• Assistant attorney 
• Pastor in Church of Denmark
• Journalist


These jobs are from 1 July 2019 no longer on the positive list: 

• Head of division
• After School Club manager
• Nursing home administrator
• Production engineer
• Electrical engineer
• Health and wellness counsellor
• Midwife
• Food service manager
• Occupational therapist
• Research Assistant, Humanities
• Senior Research, natural and technical science
• Professor, health and wellness
• Associate/assistant professor, University College
• Upper secondary school teacher, science and physical education
• Teacher at a private primary and lower secondary school teacher
• Accounting controller
• IT architect
• IT project manager
• IT  quality employee
• Web developer
• Civil economist
• Psychotherapist
• Social counsellor
• Radiographer