Ballerup Municipality

Ballerup is open for business
Ballerup welcomes new business areas, such as knowledge-based and high-tech companies
Based on the strengths of the existing business environment, Ballerup Municipality wishes to attract more knowledge-based and high-tech companies. This includes not only research and development companies, but also advanced manufacturing companies with a view to exploiting the synergies generated by the innovative environment around IHK / DTU.
There is also special interest in growth entrepreneurs who can contribute to enriching the business environment.

Ballerup Municipality wants to re-enforce business development locally as well as within the Øresund region. The municipal business strategy aims at strengthening the local business environment through enhanced opportunities for entrepreneurship, attracting new companies, business consolidation for existing companies and settlement or workforce development.
Ballerup has pursued a pro-active business policy for many years and have attracted many large Danish and international companies to the area.
Future business growth and development will be based on the advantageous conditions we can offer to growth industries, particularly the ICT, pharmaceutical, life science and medical industries, finance and insurance, consultancy and business services.

Business Service
For many years, the Municipality of Ballerup has been renowned for attracting an increasing number of Danish and international businesses. Your business may choose to buy and build on one of our remaining lots, or you can rent premises in the many buildings on our existing industrial estates. We can advise you on current options for localization. The Municipality itself still has a few business sites for sale. Planning regulations are continuously updated in order to match actual business demands.

If you are considering starting up as an entrepreneur, or if you have already started up, the Municipality can help you with guidance and consultation.

The Municipality of Ballerup has an international perspective. We want to strengthen our efforts towards foreign businesses and to ensure that the businesses in Ballerup find the best international partners to meet their particular requirements.
We also offer relevant information for expatriates.

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Leading Companies

Among the leading companies located in Ballerup you will find:

Among the leading companies located in Ballerup there are 3 companies quoted on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange C20-index:

  • Tryg A/S (insurance)
  • Topdanmark A/S (insurance)
  • GN Store Nord A/S (headsets and hearing instruments)

Among other leading companies located in Ballerup you will find:

  • LEO Pharma A/S
  • Novo Nordisk A/S (R+D)
  • Siemens A/S
  • The Danish Defense Acquisition and Logistics Organization
  • Schneider Electric Danmark A/S
  • KMD
  • Atea A/S
  • Toms Gruppen A/S
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Are you looking for a business location?

In Ballerup you will find the following business areas suitable for locating your company in the municipality:

  • Lautrupgaard
    Is where you will find the largest concentration of high-tech companies in Denmark. Since the seventies, Lautrupgaard has developed into one of the most important industrial estates in Denmark.
  • Ballerup Industrial Park
    Is Ballerup’s classic, centrally located industrial quarter. The park is close to Malmparken Station and extends to 100 hectares.
    LEO Pharma is the largest company here.
  • Ballerup Business Park
    Comprises an older and a newer part. The park is about 55 hectares in size and borders a delightful rural landscape to the west of Ballerup town centre.
    Here you will find Bosch, NeuroSearch and Ambu International.
  • Skovlunde Business Park
    Is typified by large properties that are especially suitable for industrial and storage companies. Skovlunde Business Park is about 70 hectares in size and soon to open for other types of business.
    ABB and the TV-channel SBS are among the companies situated here.
  • Måløv Business Park
    Is the municipality’s latest business park.The area covers some 200 hectares and is situated between Måløv and Kildedal railway stations. Largest site is the Novo Nordisk R&D division.
  • Kildedal - development area
    Close to the railway station is poised to be the next big commercial locality for development, as part of the development of Copenhagen’s north-western finger (the so-called Frederikssund Finger).

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Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures about business in Ballerup Municipality.

Ballerup municipality hosts more than 4,400 companies and organizations, comprising more than 40,000 workplaces. These businesses primarily represent small and medium-sized enterprises.

Compared to the region as a whole, there is a concentration of enterprises within the following business sectors:

  • electrical component manufacture
  • pharmaceuticals
  • IT and information service activities
  • electrical equipment
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Contact Information

Below you will find the contact information, if you have questions about business in the municipality.

Municipality of Ballerup
Hold-an Vej 7
DK-2750 Ballerup

Tel.: +45 44 77 23 13

Opening hours:
Mon - Wednesday: 09:00 - 15:00
Thursday: 09:00 - 18:00
Friday: 09:00 - 13:00

Mayor’s Office:
Mayor, Jesper Würtzen (Danish Social Democrats)
Tel.: +45 44 77 20 01

Business service:
Claus Pichard, Urban Development Officer, Municipal Business Team
Tel.: +45 44 77 23 13

Ole F. Rasmussen, Project Manager, Municipal Business Team
Tel.: +45 44 77 60 29

Anders Agger, Managing Director of the Municipality of Ballerup
Tel.: +45 44 77 30 01

Ballerup Municipality

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