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18. Feb 2022
On 16 February 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority have ordered Unibet (Denmark) Limited (hereinafter referred to as ”Unibet”) to update their risk assessment (section 7(1) of the AML Act) so that
11. Feb 2022
On 10 February 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority has reprimanded Reel for breaching the rules on know your customer (KYC) measures of section 10(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act (AML Act), the
08. Feb 2022
On 27 December 2021, a pub has been sentenced to pay a fine of DKK 5,000 for offering lottery and betting on results of lotteries illegally.
07. Feb 2022
On the 25th of January 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority (DGA) sent the updated version of the certification programme for online betting, land based betting and online casino to notification at
02. Feb 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has released the monthly overview of the Danes' gambling spend in selected gambling sectors in December.
31. Jan 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority is often contacted by players who, for example, ask why gambling operators request data and documentation from them in connection with verification of the account or p
Order to Cashpoint Limited on adjustment of risk assessment cf. section 7(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act and two reprimands for an insufficient risk assessment and failure to prepare business procedures, cf. section 7(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering
27. Jan 2022
On 26 January 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority has issued an order and two reprimands to Cashpoint Limited under sections 7(1) and 8(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering Act after a review of Cashpoi
21. Jan 2022
On 20 January 2022, the Danish Gambling Authority reprimanded Mr.
17. Jan 2022
An increasing number of Danes register with the Danish Gambling Authority’s register of self-excluded players (ROFUS). This has been the case since 2012, when the register launched.
13. Jan 2022
StopSpillet (StopGambling) - the Danish Gambling Authority's helpline on compulsive gambling has changed their opening hours for the chat from 1 January 2022.
13. Jan 2022
In order to prevent the spread of conronavirus in Denmark, it has been decided to prolong the closure of casinos and gambling arcades until 31 January 2022
12. Jan 2022
The Danish Gambling Authority has published an overview of spending on selected gambling sectors in November 2021.
21. Dec 2021
In connection with the consultation of the Danish Gambling Authority’s certification programme earlier this year, the Danish Gambling Authority has received consultation responses which have given
20. Dec 2021
As of 17 December 2021, new restrictions have been introduced to prevent the spread of conronavirus in Denmark.
17. Dec 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority is closed between Christmas and New Year.
Order and action brought against Unibet (Denmark) Limited for breach of the Anti-Money Laundering Act
13. Dec 2021
On 10 December 2021, the Danish Gambling Authority has brought action against Unibet (Denmark) Limited for breaching the rules on customer due diligence of section 10(1), 11(1)(4) and 17(1), and th
02. Dec 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has released an overview of spending on selected gambling sectors in October 2021.
The Danish Gambling Authority and the Danish Center for Social Science Research (VIVE) publish research project on video gaming and gambling among children and young people in Denmark
11. Nov 2021
The research project is part of the political agreement “Agreement on new measures to combat compulsive gambling and adjustment of gambling agreement” of June 2018.
10. Nov 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority's anti-money laundering team has initiated new compliance assessment measures for land-based casinos.
Draft of amendment of executive order on online casino and executive order on online betting sent out for consultation
05. Nov 2021
The draft includes amendments of provisions on NemID (common log-in solution) as well as amount limits for online bingo offered via television, among other things.
29. Oct 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has released statistics for the Danish gambling market Q3 2021. It shows an increase in the gambling market compared to the same period last year.
LeoVegas reprimanded for failure to comply with customer due diligence measures, the investigation obligation and for failure to comply with the reporting obligation
29. Oct 2021
On the 28th of October 2021, the Danish Gambling Authority has reprimanded LeoVegas for breaching the rules on customer due diligence measures of sections 10(1), 11(1) and (4), and 17(1) of the Ant
25. Oct 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority presents September's statistics for selected gambling areas.
11. Oct 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has released an overview of the gross gambling revenue (GGR) for selected gambling sectors in August.
27. Sep 2021
The Danish FIU has updated its list of indicators. The list includes indicators which in itself or in a combination can indicate money laundering or financing of terrorism.
24. Sep 2021
The Danish Gambling Authority has specified the rules on marketing of prizes exceeding DKK 600 on gaming machines.
20. Sep 2021
In connection with the transition from NemID to MitID, there will be a period of time in which MitID Private cannot be used for signing of forms on Virk.dk.
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.