What the area offers you and your family

Here you can find information for you that have recently arrived or live in the aera of Herning and Ikast-Brande together with your family.
The goal is to give you information about the options the area offers your family. Among several opportunities, the area offers international childcare and schooling, international study programmes and much more.

When moving with your family

There are several issues to address when moving with your family. Below you can find information regarding schooling, childcare and housing.

Read more about expatriating, living and working in Herning and Ikast-Brande

Expat in Herning & Ikast-Brande - Childcare


Herning and Ikast-Brande municipalities offer various types of childcare depending on the childs age.

Expat in Herning & Ikast-Brande - Schooling


The public schools (Folkeskolen) provide education to all children in the ages of 6 to 16 years.

Expat in Herning & Ikast-Brande - Homebound parents

Homebound parents

Herning and Ikast-Brande municipalities offer different activities for you as homebound parent.


Herning and Ikast-Brande municipalities offer several housing opportunities. There is renting or byuing.