News

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

26. Oct 2018
We have experienced long response time on our ROFUS system from 4.30 p.m. to 6.40. p.m. on 26 October 2018.  ROFUS is up and running again.   
24. Oct 2018
We hereby publish the final requirements for the annual statement for 2016.
24. Oct 2018
The changes mean that the casinos’ annual fee from now on are based on the gross gaming revenue (GGR). 
10. Jul 2018
This newsletter replaces newsletter no. 33 on betting with regard to the option of installing self-service terminals in shops. 
02. Jul 2018
The Danish Gambling Authority opens for issuance of licences to land-based casinos.
29. Jun 2018
Press release from the Ministry of Taxation 
22. Jun 2018
In spring 2016, the Danish Gambling Authority has made a number of inspections of sales of land-based betting/lottery from betting shops and kiosks. 
21. Jun 2018
The Danish Gambling authority is experiencing a high use of resources processing insufficient cancellations of gaming venues containing slot machines.
08. Jun 2018
The Danish Gambling Authority has published new information on requirements to licence holders’ annual report for 2017. 
25. May 2018
From 17 to 20 September Copenhagen will frame a big international conference for gambling regulators from all over the world.
15. May 2018
As of 1 June 2018, the Danish gambling Authority changes its practice regarding renewals of licences to gaming machines.
17. Apr 2018
From 2 to 8 April 2018, the Danish Gambling Authority issued reminders to the licence holders, who had not yet stated the annual fee on gaming machines. 
17. Apr 2018
The Danish Gambling Authority has now published its annual report 2017.
21. Feb 2018
On January 1st 2018, betting on horse racing in Denmark was liberalised.
06. Feb 2018
The court of Frederiksberg has now made a decision in the court case where The Danish Gambling Authority asked the telecommunications companies to block 24 websites, which illegally offers gambling
16. Jan 2018
On December 22nd 2017 the Danish Gambling Authority released an updated version of our certification programme. The programme was updated with new requirements regarding online bingo.
02. Jan 2018
In 2018, the annual fee per gaming machine is DKK 627.
22. Dec 2017
December 20th 2017 The Danish Gambling Authority announced news regarding update of the certification programme for online casino because of the liberalization of online bingo January 1st 2018.
21. Dec 2017
The Danish Gambling Authority has updated the XSD package – the only change is that “HesteagtigEventTotalStruktur” and “HestDKEventTotalStruktur” have been included again – in their final form.
21. Dec 2017
The Danish Gambling Authority has published Newsletter no. 36 on the submission of a report after the renewal of licences. 
20. Dec 2017
Due to the liberalisation of online bingo from January 1st 2018 the Danish Gambling Authority (DGA) is currently working on an update to our certification programme.
15. Dec 2017
On June 2nd 2017, the Danish parliament passed a law which liberalises Online Bingo. 
06. Dec 2017
The Danish Gambling Authority has updated ”Guidance on reporting of games” –  so that it now includes all the new game types in connection to the liberalization of betting on horse racing.