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

11. Sep 2020
18 months after the Danish Gambling Authority opened the “StopSpillet” (StopGambling) helpline, the advisers have spoken to more than 1,000 people who have sought help and guidanc
01. Sep 2020
On 1 September 2020, it is 20 years since the Danish Gambling Authority was established.
24. Aug 2020
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has released statistics of Q2 2020. Among other things, the figures show that several gambling sectors have been affected by the corona lockdown.
01. Jul 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority has released a guide for gambling operators and other stakeholders about gambling operators' duty of disclosure when advertising and marketing gambling.
26. Jun 2020
In cooperation with VIVE (Danish National Research and Analysis Center for Welfare), The Danish Gambling Authority has launched a research project on young people and their relati
25. Jun 2020
In May 2021, MitID is to be introduced to all Danish citizens and businesses. MitID will replace NemID, which is expected to be phased out by the end of 2021.
22. Jun 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority has issued new versions of the technical requirements, which apply to operators offering online casino and/or betting. 
04. Jun 2020
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has released a newsletter on lotteries at pubs, because the Danish Gambling Authority has been made aware that several pubs offer different types of lotteries.<
29. May 2020
All betting and/or online casino licence holders that have held a licence in the entire period between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2019 must submit an annual account. 
26. May 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority find that there is a need to increase knowledge about the rules on crowdfundings that in addition to the fundraising also includes a lottery.
14. May 2020
Statistics for the Danish gambling market Q1 2020 are published on the Danish Gambling Authority's website under the menu news.
12. May 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority has assessed that Winteq ApS has neglected to update their anti-money laundering and counter terror financing risk assessment based on their business model, which incl
12. May 2020
Many industries are affected by the Covid-19 crisis, and the gambling industry is no exception.
30. Apr 2020
Over the past month, the Danish Gambling Authority has seen an increase in bingo events, for example via Facebook or as drive-in events.
29. Apr 2020
On 28 February 2020, the Danish Gambling Authority was successful in an action against 16 websites that offers illegal gambling.
15. Apr 2020
On 15 April, the Danish Gambling Authority welcomed a new director. 
09. Apr 2020
The phone lines and chat counselling at StopSpillet are closed during Easter. The help line will open again Tuesday 14 April at 9:00 AM.
03. Apr 2020
Today the Danish Gambling Authority has published Newsletter no. 44 on the provision of betting on premises with an alcohol licence. 
30. Mar 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority and the helpline StopSpillet always encourage you to gamble responsibly.
26. Mar 2020
In the new executive orders in the gambling area that entered into force on 1 January 2020, a section is added which defines the information that licence holders are obligated to communicate when m
20. Mar 2020
In light of the challenges posed by the current covid-19 situation, it is possible for organisers of charity lotteries w
20. Mar 2020
If you, the origaniser of a charity lottery with a licence for a new sales period from the Danish Gambling Authority, have preprinted lottery tickets, on which the mandatory
20. Mar 2020
In light of the challenges posed by the current covid-19 situation, it is possible for organisers of charity lotteries with a licence from the Danish Gambling Authority to apply for approval to pos
18. Mar 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority's yearly industry day was planned for 7 May. It is postponed to the autumn.
13. Mar 2020
Due to the current serious situation concerning the COVID-19 (Corona virus) in Denmark, the Danish government has decided to take comprehensive measures in order to prevent the virus from spreading
13. Mar 2020
Due to the current situation i Denmark concerning COVID-19 (Corona virus), it will not be possible to perform inspections on gaming machines with cash prizes in gambling arcades a
09. Mar 2020
It is now possible to call directly, if you have any questions concerning the Danish Gambling Authority's self exclusion register (ROFUS).
27. Feb 2020
The Danish Gambling Authority's annual report on illegal gambling has now been published.
17. Feb 2020
The statistics for the Danish gambling market Q4 2019 are published on the Danish Gambling Authority's website under the menu news.
17. Feb 2020
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published a new animated instructional video on managers.