The Danish Gambling Authority

We hold our license with the Danish Gambling Authority (DGA).

The Danish Gambling Authority is a single regulatory body that is responsible for the governance of all gaming activities in Denmark including Amusement Machines, Broadcasting Media games, Casinos, Commercial Bingo Halls, Commercial Communication games, the National lottery, Non-Profit games and Remote Gaming.

Since the enactment of the Gambling Act, 2012 the DGA established the following mission statement:

"The Danish Gambling Authority is responsible for securing a proper and regulated gambling market in Denmark so that players are protected against unfair and illegal gambling. The authority also takes part in international cooperation with other gambling authorities."

The enactment of the Gambling Act, 2012 aimed to bring all gaming activities under one comprehensive legislative instrument. The Act vested the DGA with a wide array of powers, thereby providing the necessary tools to implement effective regulation.

DGA aims:

  • Protecting minors and vulnerable persons;
  • Safeguarding players' rights;
  • Promoting responsible gaming in a safe environment;
  • Ensuring the integrity of games and gaming devices;
  • Keeping gaming free from criminal activities.

DGA Objectives:

  • Consolidate all the regulatory functions relating to gaming activities;
  • Operate a successful and a fully integrated Authority;
  • Support the industry and technological innovation;
  • Provide authoritative and accessible information;
  • Provide a one-stop-shop for licensing.

DGA Activities:

  • Conducting research on various aspects of gaming;
  • Granting licences relating to gaming and lotteries;
  • Monitoring licensed gaming;
  • Collecting gaming taxes on behalf of the Government;
  • Supporting good causes;
  • Ensuring that the sector contributes to the country's development.

For more information, visit the DGA web site.