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

27. Sep 2022
The court has ruled in favour of the Danish Gambling Authority to have 82 websites that offer illegal gambling blocked.
12. Sep 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has released its Q2 2022 statistics.
12. Sep 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has released an evaluation of StopSpillet - the national helpline on compulsive gambling. The evaluation is available on the Danish Gambling Authority's website. 
18. Aug 2022
Over the summer, the Danish Gambling Authority identified a system error in our self-exclusion register (ROFUS). About 1,300 players were affected, but the error has now been restored.
09. Aug 2022
Data on the gambling spend on selected gambling sectors is now available on the Danish Gambling Authority's website.
20. Jul 2022
The Ministry of Justice have released a new national strategy to prevent and combat money laundering and financing of terrorism.
07. Jul 2022
On 5 July 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority have given Casumo a reprimand for breaching the rules on identification and risk assessment in section 7(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act. 
05. Jul 2022
As the phasing out of NemID has necessitated an update of section 7 of the Executive Orders on online casino and online betting, the Danish Gambling Authority has released an updated version of the
04. Jul 2022
Data on the gambling spend on selected gambling sectors is now available on the Danish Gambling Authority's website.
30. Jun 2022
On the 30 June 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority has given Casino Copenhagen five reprimands for breaching the rules of the AML Act with regard to the rules on risk assessment of section 7(1) (re
28. Jun 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has published quarterly statistics for Q1 2022.
28. Jun 2022
Tickets can be sold via the organiser’s website, but because of the ban against electronic terminals, it is required that the original ticket is sent physically to the participant. 
23. Jun 2022
On 21 June 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority has reported Tipwin Limited (hereafter referred to as Tipwin) to the police for breaching the rules on risk assessment, policies, business procedures,
15. Jun 2022
From 11 July to 5 August 2022 you may experience extended case handling periods on the Danish Gambling Authority's phone and email due to the summer holiday. 
13. Jun 2022
Key figures for the Danes' gambling spend on betting, online casino, gaming machines and land-based casino are now available on the Danish Gambling Authority's website. 
02. Jun 2022
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published a revised guidance on preventive measures against money laundering of proceeds and financing of terrorism (hereafter referred to as the guidance).
30. May 2022
On 1 July 2022, new rules on the use of an eID enter into force in the Executive Orders on online casino and online betting. 
30. May 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has published the report "The Gambling Market in Numbers 2021". The report gathers key figures and statistics for the Danish gambling market 2021. 
24. May 2022
On behalf of the Danish Gambling Authority, Rambøll Management Consulting has conducted a study of Danes' gambling in 2021. 
23. May 2022
On 19 May 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority has given Hillside (New Media Malta) plc a reprimand for breaching the rules on customer due diligence measures in section 10(1) of the Anti-Money Laun
18. May 2022
Since 2019, the Danish Gambling Authority has conducted more than 4,000 checks at gambling arcades and at pubs with gaming machines. This has led to more than 250 reports to the police. 
12. May 2022
Every month, the Danish Gambling Authority releases an overview of the gambling spend on the four gambling sectors: betting, online casino, gaming machines and land-based casinos on the Danish Gamb
06. May 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority emphasises that gambling operators are obligated to ensure compliance with Acts and Regulations that include financial sanctions against states, persons, groups, legal
29. Apr 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has updated the monthly overview of the gambling spend in the Danish gambling market. The overview now includes key figures from March 2022. 
21. Apr 2022
Businesses and persons, including gambling operators, are obligated to take increased customer due diligence measures under section 17(2) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act if players are from a coun
04. Apr 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority have updated two guides on the duty of disclosure when advertising gambling and sales promotion, respectively. 
29. Mar 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has published an overview of the gambling spend in January and February 2022.
16. Mar 2022
Data from the Danish Gambling Authority's most recent quarterly statistics of Q4 2021 shows that the total gambling spend on betting, online casino, gaming machines, and land-based casino saw a yea
04. Mar 2022
At the moment, the Danish Gambling Authority is experiencing technical issues with ROFUS (Register of self-excluded players).
24. Feb 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has published an annual report describing the authority's work with illegal gambling.