Move to Ærø
Welcome to Ærø!
All aboard, room for everyone
Ærø is an open and inclusive community, which has over the years, received newcomers from all corners of Denmark – and indeed from the rest of the world.
You sense this clearly through the amazing hospitality and whole-hearted reception with which you are greeted everywhere you go. As a none-Danish newcomer to Ærø, your experience will be one of a local community that welcomes you with open arms and a genuine invitation to join in. Where you are from has little significance: however, being forthcoming, positive and helpful means everything and those attributes are repaid in kind.
Scheme for newcomers
We love newcomers on Ærø, and have consequently designed a scheme, to help you and your family make a comfortable transition, to guide you speedily through any formalities and refer you to the appropriate authorities with ease. Furthermore we offer free language courses where applicable, fabulous opportunities for your children and all the assistance you could possibly need; before your move as well as once you’ve arrived here. The pivotal point of reference is the Consultant for Newcomers on the island, who can offer you assistance with all matters, big or small, so please do not hesitate to contact her. And remember that you can have a taste of island life by use of the Settlers’ House for new islanders: our lovely test home.