If you want to sell beverages in Denmark that are covered by the Danish deposit and return system, you must register as an importer, producer or intermediary with Dansk Retursystem.

Importers: Importers import or commission the importation of beverages on which deposits are payable to sell or otherwise transfer or supply them in Denmark.

Producers: Producers manufacture or brew beverages on which deposits are payable to market them in Denmark.

Dansk Retursystem A/S may require companies registering as importers or producers to provide more detailed documentation in accordance with the current regulations.

What is required of importers and producers?

If you want to sell beverages in Denmark as an importer or producer, you are legally required to register the products with Dansk Retursystem A/S.

You are also responsible for deposit marking your products if these are sold in one-way packaging. You must pay the deposit amount for each item of packaging that you sell. You must also pay fees to Dansk Retursystem A/S, and you must report your sales.