Executive orders

The Danish Working Environment Act is on a current basis supplemented by Executive Orders, which contain more detailed regulation. Executive Orders are rules of law which are legally binding on the enterprises and which usually contain rules on penal sanctions.

Please note that the below-mentioned rules may be outdated. We refer to retsinformation.dk where you can find the rules in force, but only in Danish.

Executive Orders pursuant to the Danish Working Environment Act

Alteration and Major Repair of Lifts etc. - 677 - 27 June 2008

Building and Construction - 1516 - 16 December 2010

Centrifuges - 776 - 25 November 1991 (only in Danish)

Conditions at Alternating Places of Work - 290 - 5 May 1993

Conditions at Permanent Places of Work - 96 - 13 February 2001

Danish Product Registry - 103 - 9 February 2018

Design etc. of Machinery - 693 - 10 June 2013

Design of Technical Equipment - 612 - 25 June 2008

Determination of Code Numbers - as subsequently amended - 301 - 13 May 1993  

Duties of Project Supervisors and Consultants etc. - 110 - 5 February 2013

Duties of the Client - 117 - 5 February 2013

Hoists and winches - 1101 - 14 December 1992

Lay-out of Trailers and similar entities - 775 - 17 September 1992

Measures to Protect Workers from the Risks related to Exposure to Carcinogenic Substances and Materials at Work - 1795 - 18 December 2015 (only in Danish)

Performance of Work - 1234 - 29 October 2018 (only in Danish)

Recognition of professional qualifications acquired abroad - 151- 26 February 2016

Special Duties of Manufacturers, Suppliers and Importers, etc., of Substances and Materials pursuant to the Danish Working Environment Act - 1794 - 18 December 2015 (only in Danish)

Use of Work Equipment - 1109 - 15 December 1992

Working with Substances and Materials (chemical agents) - 1793 - 18 December 2015 (only in Danish)

Please note that the below-mentioned rules may be outdated. We refer to retsinformation.dk where you can find the rules in force, but only in Danish.

Executive Orders pursuant to the Offshore Safety Act 

Certain Aspects of the Organisation of Working Time in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 1204 - 23 October 2015 

Charging Regulations (Reimbursement of Costs), as subsequently amended - 661- 1 June 2018 (only in Danish)

Cooperation on Health and Safety in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 1201 - 23 October 2015

Danish Working Environment Authority's tasks and powers pursuent to the Offshore Safety Act - 1381 - 1 December 2017 (only in Danish)

Emergency Response etc. in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations - 833 - 15 June 2018 (only in Danish)

Identification and designation of European Critical Infrastructure regarding the energy field and assessment on the need for a better protection (EPCIP-directive) - 11 - 7 January 2011 (only in Danish)

Managment Safety and Health in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 835 - 15 June 2018 (only in Danish)

Manual Handling of Loads in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 1390 - 4 December 2017 (only in Danish)

Medical Examinations for work that may give rise to Exposure to Ionising Radiation in cinnection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 9 - 5 January 2018 (only in Danish)

Operation of Installations, Connected Infrastructure and Pipelines in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 834 - 15 June 2018 (only in Danish)

Protection against Exposure to Noise etc. in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 842 - 29 June 2015 (only in Danish)

Protection against Exposure to Vibrations in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 847 - 29 June 2015 (only in Danish)

Registration and Notification of Accidents etc. in connection with Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 1196 - 9 October 2015

Rules of Procedure of the Energy Appeals Board - 664 - 19 June 2006 (only in Danish)

Work with Display Screen Equipment relating to Offshore Oil and Gas Operations etc. - 845 - 29 June 2015 (only in Danish)

Executive Orders pursuant to the Act of Certain Offshore Installations

Emergency Measures in Case of Pollution of the Sea - 909 - 10 July 2015 (only in Danish)