Denmark Gambling License

Denmark gambling licenses

A Denmark Gambling License is without a doubt one of the most popular gambling licenses available for online casinos worldwide. Their infrastructure offers many services that are highly beneficial to online gaming operators and providers. This includes private cloud services, custom servers and high capacity racks. This has made Denmark a preffered location for gambling operators to base their operations.

Corporate tax: 28%

Gambling tax: 20%

Denmark Gambling License

Who manages E-Gambling in Denmark?

The Danish Gambling Authority


Danske Spil used to have majority rights to online gambling licenses, though the state still holds exclusive rights to animal races and games based on pure luck.

The Danish government is extremely strict on advertisement and handing out licenses.


Upon the issueing of a license, explicit conditions are set forth along with it. These usually relate to the games covered by the license and technical requirements.
A gambling license will only cover the games whih have been applied for. Should the licnese holder wishto supply new games, they will need approval from the DGA.

It is a general requirement of the license holder to be able to provide gambling in a manner that is proffesional and financially stable. The DGA will continously monitor the licence holder to ensure this requirement is fulfilled.

Minimum Share Capital for an iGaming Company:

No minimal share capital

Licence Fee:

€37,500 per license, with a dual license application fee of €52,500 and an annual licensing fee ranging from €7,500 to €200,000, based on gross win.

Licence Length:

Online gabling licenses can be limited to one year or up to 5 years. This of course depends on the type of license issued.

Software Testing Requirements:

NemID is a Danish Technical solution that lives up to OCES-standard encryption, which is used to register and log in every time on a gambling website.

Anti-Money Laundering Policy:

Danish license holders may only receive payment into a gambling account from a payment service that provides these services legally in Denmark in accordance with Danish payment services and Electronic Money Act.

Contact Details:


Spillemyndigheden (National Gaming Authority of Denmark)

Helgeshøj Allé 9


Denmark 2630



Fax: +45 43 58 73 03

General Information: +45 72 22 18 18

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