Denmark’s thirteen Members of the European Parliament

Denmark has currently 13 MEPs, who are members of the European Parliament.

Denmark has 13 currently MEPs, who are members of the European Parliament. The most recent election to the European Parliament occurred in 2014. The 2014 election, held on 25 May, determined who would sit in Denmark’s 13 seats to the European Parliament from 2014 to 2019. The next election will be held in 2019.

Denmark Constituencies

Denmark has one constituency, as it is a single European Parliament constituency. As of the June 2009 Parliament election, Denmark is represented by thirteen members of the European Parliament (MEPs), who are listed below. As a result of Brexit, Denmark will receive an additional seat from the UK after they leave the EU. 

The MEPs are listed with their European Parliament party affiliation and Danish party affiliation. MEPs can choose to sit with a political group in the European Parliament. 

Margrete Auken

  • Socialist People’s Party (SF)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Green/European Free Alliance (G-EFA)

Bendt Bendtsen 

  • Conservative People’s Party (KF)
  • European Parliament: Group of the European People’s Party (EPP)

Ole Christensen

  • Social Democrats (S)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D)

Jørn Dohrmann 

  • Danish People’s Party (DF)
  • European Parliament: European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR)

Rina Ronja Kari

  • People’s Movement against the EU
  • European Parliament: Confederal Group of the European United Left-Nordic Green Left (EUL-NGL)

Rikke-Louise Karlsson

  • Independent
  • European Parliament: Non-attached Members 

Jeppe Kofod 

  • Social Democrats (S)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament (S&D)

Morten Løkkegaard 

  • Venstre (V)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE)

Morten Messerschmidt 

  • Danish People’s Party (DF)
  • European Parliament: European Conservatives and Reformists Group (ECR)

Morten Helveg Petersen

  • Social Liberal Party (RV)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) 

Jens Rohde 

  • Social Liberal Party (RV)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) 

Christel Schaldemose 

  • Social Democrats (S)
  • European Parliament: Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in European Parliament (S&D)

Anders Primdahl Vistisen

  • Danish People’s Party (DF)
  • European Parliament: European Conservatives and Reformists Group (ECR)

  

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