Embassy of Nepal in Copenhagen was established in 2007 in reciprocation of the establishment of the Danish Embassy in Kathmandu in 1992 at the Charge d’Affaires e.p. level, which is already upgraded to the Ambassadorial level. In the beginning the Embassy was established at the Charge d’ Affaires a.i. level, which was latter on upgraded to the Ambassadorial level the same year.
Prior to the establishment of residential Mission in Copenhagen, Nepalese Ambassador to the United Kingdom was concurrently accredited to the Kingdom of Denmark. Nepalese Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark is concurrently accredited to Finland, Norway and Sweden. The establishment of the Nepalese Embassy in Copenhagen is the reflection of the importance Nepal has laid to her relationship with the Scandinavian friendly countries and the increasing engagement between Nepal and these countries.
H.E. Vijay Kant Lal Karna served as the first Nepalese residential Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark till May 2012. Upon completion of his tenure, the Government of Nepal appointed H.E. Muktinath Bhatta as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, who presented his credentials to Her Majesty the Queen Margrethe II on 11 May 2012 and completed his tour of duty on 27 April 2016. H. E. Yuba Nath Lamsal, Ambassador (Designate) has arrived in Copenhagen on 23 May 2017 and he is scheduled to present Letters of Credence to Her Majesty the Queen on 29 September 2017.