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Hunting

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Hunting licens

If you want to go hunting in Denmark, you have to apply for a temporary Danish hunting license. The Hunting License Office must receive your application at least 4 weeks before you want to go hunting.

Apply for a hunting license

Pay for hunting license after approval

Reporting a game bag

If you have a hunting license, you have to report your game bag to the Nature Agency. You can do this electronically. You can report your bag as you catch it throughout the hunting season. Final deadline is 31 March.

Report your bag

Pest control

Pest control requires a permit from the Agency for Water and Nature Management. You also have to report how many animals you have caught/shot.

Read more about pest control (in Danish)