About DR

DR (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) is Denmark’s oldest and largest electronic media enterprise. The corporation was founded in 1925 as a public service organisation. DR is an independent, licence financed public institution comprising television, radio and online services.

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DR in brief

A short introduction to DR’s key figures, channels and platforms.

Broadcast community sing-along gathers Danes through Corona isolation

A fifth of Denmark’s population has tuned-in to live sing-alongs hosted by state broadcaster DR (Danish Broadcasting Corporation)

Media Development 2010 - 2019
Executive Board

DR has an extensive library of programmes and footage as well as our latest productions at your disposal.


The licence is an appliance fee, set by Parliament. The collection of the licence fee is handled by DR Licens, part of DR's administration.

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