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Find the latest news from The Danish Gambling Authority and search the archives for news from 2011 to today.

15. Sep 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority finds that the quality of the digital forms 6-01 and 6-02 is better than the pdf forms.
15. Sep 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has become aware that some licence holders are in doubt about whether they are covered by the requirement for a whistle-blower scheme and which requirements such a sch
08. Sep 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has updated the monthly overview of the development in the Danish gambling market in July.  
01. Sep 2021
From September 1st, a new ROFUS campaign film will air on social media and digital screens in national train stations 
26. Aug 2021
A year ago, the gambling industry decided to set up a gambling advertising board, aiming to decide on cases complaining about gambli
17. Aug 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority presents statistics for Q2 2021. The numbers show a significant increase in the Danish gambling market compared to Q2 2020. 
11. Aug 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has just published the monthly overview of the gambling consumption in June 2021.
12. Jul 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has updated the "Guide on sales promotion", which includes a new section.
09. Jul 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority (DGA) has updated the certification programme for online betting, land-based betting, and online casino.
07. Jul 2021
On the Danish Gambling Authority's website, the list of treatment centres is now updated and includes a reference to a treatment centre for compulsive gambling in in Greenland.   
02. Jul 2021
Figures from the Danish Gambling Authority show that 40 percent of all bets with gambling operators li
25. Jun 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority presents a monthly overview of the gross gaming revenue in four sectors of the Danish gambling market.  
17. Jun 2021
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has released "the Gambling Market in Numbers 2020", which gathers the quarterly statistics from the year that has passed on the Danish gambling market in one pu
03. Jun 2021
A recently adopted EU regulation means that slight amendments have been made to the Executive Orders on online casino, online betting and land-based betting.
27. May 2021
On the 26th of May 2021, the Eastern High Court upheld a verdict ruled by the Copenhagen City Court on the 2nd of March. Thereby, the blocking of 55 illegal websites is now final.
26. May 2021
In connection with the relaxation of the COVID 19 restrictions on 21 May, where casinos and gambling arcades halls may reopen to guests, the Danish Gambling Authority plans to resume land-based sup
18. May 2021
According to a political agreement from May 18, gambling arcades and casinoes will be able to reopen from 21 May. 
29. Apr 2021
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published statistics for Q1 2021. The figures show that the gambling market in total fell in Q1 2021 compared to the same period in 2020.
16. Apr 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority's annual report on illegal gambling has now been published.
15. Apr 2021
Figures from the Danish Gambling Authority show that Danes’ total gambling spend on online casino, betting, gaming machines and land-based casinos fell by 10 percent in 2020
08. Apr 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority would like to call attention to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority's annual seminar on money-laundering and terrorist financing on the 26th of May 2021. 
26. Mar 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has published a newsletter about a simplified application process so that both the application for a new licence as well as the renewal of a licence for online casino
25. Mar 2021
On the 23rd of March 2021, the Danish Parliament agreed to reduce the special contribution to the horse racing sport from 8 percent to 6 percent of stakes on horse races held in Denmark. 
25. Mar 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority presents three new publications about gambling.
25. Mar 2021
The Danish Ministry of Taxation has sent out a press release about the launching of a requirement for a so-called Player ID to protect young people under 18 from betting in kiosks and betting shops
19. Mar 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has successfully had 55 websites that offer illegal gambling blocked by the City Court - the highest number of blockades ever in th
10. Feb 2021
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published statistics for Q4 2020. The figures show that the gambling market increased in the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to 2019.
05. Feb 2021
There has been a small change in the opening hours for calls to the Danish Gambling Authority's main telephone number (+45 72 38 79 13) and ROFUS-phone (+ 45 72 38 60 20)
25. Jan 2021
We are doing a survey about ROFUS focusing on what players think of ROFUS. Why do you register with ROFUS - or why do you not register? We would like to know more about this.
25. Jan 2021
In November last year, Anders Dorph joined the Danish Gambling Authority as director of the authority. We asked him to share his impressions from the first couple of months: