Drinking age in



See below for more details on drinking age and alcohol purchase age in


This is not legal advice. Check with local law enforcement what is the legal drinking age BEFORE drinking or purchasing alcohol while in the country.

More information:

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Alcohol Purchase Age

On Premise 18
Off Premise 16 (beverages of <16.5% ABV) 18 (beverages of ≥16.5% ABV)

Alcohol Drinking Age

In Private No Information
In Public No Information

Legal details

If at any point in the page above you find “No information” it means there is no specific mention in the legislation, but you still need to ask local law enforcement before drinking in .

While there is no age requirement for drinking alcohol beverages in Denmark, there are laws that prohibit minors from buying alcohol from on-premise and off-premise outlets. If a shop or bar fails to ask for an ID card and is identified having sold alcohol to an underage, it is subject to fine. A national ID card, obtained in the local town hall, can serve as age verification.

You can find more legal details and links here:Wikipedia Legal Drinking Age