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

14. Jan 2020
Due to technical issues, the Danish Gambling Authority's list of  gaming premises with a licence to operate gaming machines is currently not updated.
10. Jan 2020
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published a revised guidance on preventive measures against money laundering of proceeds and financing of terrorism.
02. Jan 2020
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published a guide on responsible gambling. The guide is aimed at licence holders, their employees and other relevant stakeholders.
02. Jan 2020
In 2020, the annual fee per gaming machine is DKK 655.
10. Dec 2019
As a consequence of the amendments to the executive orders for online casino and online betting regarding responsible gambling, effective from 1 January 2020, it is necessary to make changes to the
04. Dec 2019
Based on a specific citizen's request, the Danish Gambling Authority have on 3 December 2019 ordered 888
03. Dec 2019
On 2 December 2019, the government, Radikale Venstre, Socialistisk Folkeparti, Enhedslisten and Alternativet agreed on a Finance Act for 2020.
02. Dec 2019
On December 2, the Danish Gambling Authority launches a campaign to increase the Danes' awareness of the "StopSpillet" (StopGambling), which is the Danish Gambling Authority's hel
30. Sep 2019
Since 1 January 2019, more than 500 Danes have called the compulsive gambling helpline StopSpillet (“StopGambling”).
16. Sep 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority launches an electronic newsletter as a new service. 
30. Aug 2019
The statistics for the Danish gambling market Q2 2019 are published on the Danish Gambling Authority's website under the menu news. 
19. Aug 2019
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published two new animated instructional videos on what to remember when organising charity lotteries.
14. Aug 2019
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has published a guidance on preventive measures against money laundering of proceeds and financing of terrorism.
05. Jul 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has now published newsletter no. 43 on guidance to the certification programme. 
28. Jun 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has decided to change the inspection deadline regarding technical break downs in gaming machines with cash prizes, top boxes and technical installati
23. May 2019
This newsletter replaces the former newsletter nos. 10, 14 and 16.
20. May 2019
Wanting to achieve a higher degree of transparency regarding approval and inspection of gaming machine with cash prizes, the Danish Gambling Authority is announcing the document “
16. May 2019
Today, the Danish Gambling Authority has launched a whistleblower programme to which employees can report a company’s violation or potential violation of the anti-money laundering legislation.
03. May 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has published Newsletter no. 41 on the annual account 2018.
26. Apr 2019
Spillemyndigheden holder branchedag onsdag den 15. maj 2019 i Odense.
15. Apr 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has published Newsletter no. 40 on the use of terms such as "free" in bonus offer advertisements. 
12. Apr 2019
As stated in section 7(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act, gambling operators covered by the Anti-Money Laundering Act must carry out a risk assessment, which covers the risk of the operator being…
11. Apr 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has now published its annual report for 2018.
03. Apr 2019
On March 25, 2019, City of Copenhagen's court decided in favour of the Danish Gambling Authority in a case of blocking 25 websites
15. Mar 2019
With the Agreement on new initiatives against compulsive gambling and adjustments to the gambling agreement of 29 June 2018, it was decided that the gambling industry were to discuss a cod
10. Jan 2019
The Ministry of Taxation has submitted executive orders to a hearing. The deadline of the hearing is 4 February 2019.
02. Jan 2019
In 2019, the annual duty on gaming machines is DKK 641 per gaming machine. As previously, the duty must be stated and paid no later than 31 January 2019.
02. Jan 2019
The Danish Gambling Authority has published the annual report on illegal online gambling in Denmark.
11. Dec 2018
The new website guides users through relevant processes and information.