Contact details

The Data Protection Agency (“Datatilsynet”)
Borgergade 28, 5
Copenhagen K


Phone +45 33 19 32 00


Authorization requirement

Certain processing activities by private entities require the prior authorization from the Danish Data Protection Agency. These include (but are not limited to):

  • the processing of personal data is carried out for the purpose of warning others against having business relations or accepting employment with a data subject,
  • the processing is carried out for the purpose of commercial disclosure of data for the assessment of financial standing and creditworthiness or
    • the processing is carried out exclusively for the purpose of operating legal information systems

Registration forms provided by the Danish Data Protection Agency can be found here: