Please see below for a summary of payment terms in Denmark and the various industries across which payment term legislation appears. You can also download a summary of all Danish payment terms by clicking the button below.
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Law 459, The Interest Act 13 May 2014, enacts the EU Late Payment Directive (see European Union for details). Additionally Danish law sets a stricter maximum payment term of 30 days unless expressly agreed by both parties and not ‘unreasonable’ or ‘unfair’. Law 193, The Contracts Act, further limits ‘unreasonable’ or ‘unfair’ practices.