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Annual reports and publications

Annually, the Danish Gambling Authority publishes two publications in English. 

  • The annual report 
  • The report on illegal gambling 

On this page, you will also find other relevant publications about the gambling market. 

Publications from the Danish Gambling Authority 2020

The Danish Gambling Authority regularly release publications on the gambling sector and our work. Read or download publications from 2020.  

Spending on gambling levels off in 2019 after years of growth (October 2020)

After a constant growt since 2012, statistics from 2019 show a small decrease in the Danish gambling market.

Danes increasingly gamble online (October 2020)

Fact sheet describing the development in the Danish online gambling market since the partial liberalisation in 2012. 

Closed gambling arcades and casinos do not make Danes gamble more online (May 2020)

Fact sheet depicting the development in the Danish gambling market during the first seven weeks of the Danish Covid-19 lockdown

The Danish Gambling Authority blocks 16 illegal gambling websites (April 2020)

Fact sheet about the blocking of 16 illegal websites

One year with StopSpillet (January 2020)

Facts and results from the first year of the helpline StopSpillet

Report on illegal gambling 

Annually, the Danish Gambling Authority publishes a report on illegal online gambling and on our work in the area. Read or download the Danish Gambling Authority’s latest and previous reports on illegal gambling. 

Report on illegal gambling 2019
Report on illegal gambling 2018
Report on illegal gambling 2017
Report on illegal online gambling 2016

Annual report

The Danish Gambling Authority reports on its activities during the past year in articles. The annual report includes key numbers and statistics for the present year. Read or download the Danish Gambling Authority’s latest and previous annual reports.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2018

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2018.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2017

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2017.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2016

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2016.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2015

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2015.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2014

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2014.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2013

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2013.

The Danish Gambling Authority's Annual Report 2012

Stories and statistics from the DGA 2012.

Publications about the gambling market

Here, you will find different publications and reports that all relate to the Danish gambling market. 

SFI’s reports on compulsive gambling in Denmark

Read more about SFI's reports

Declaration 

At GREF’s annual meeting in 2018, gambling regulators from 17 primarily European countries discussed a declaration, of which Denmark is now co-signer. Below you will find the declaration. 

Declaration of gambling regulators

On their concerns related to the blurring of lines between gambling and gaming

Agreement on new initiatives against compulsive gambling and adjustments to the gambling agreement 

In June 2018, a political agreement on new initiatives against compulsive gambling and adjustments to the gambling agreement was formed. Read or download the Danish Gambling Authority's unofficial English translation of the agreement.

Agreement on new initiatives against compulsive gambling and adjustments to the gambling agreement

Code of conduct prepared by the gambling industry

With the Agreement on new initiatives against compulsive gambling and adjustments to the gambling agreement (29 June 2018), it was decided that the gambling industry must discuss a code of conduct to increase consumer protection and contribute to preventing gambling from becoming an addiction. 

Together, parties from the gambling industry have  prepared the Code of  conduct for the gambling industry that came into force on the 1st of July 2019. 

Read the Code of conduct on the Danish Online Gambling Association's (DOGA) website