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Danish Transport and Logistics Association

Identification number in the register: 4236772430-57
Registration date: 25/09/2008 17:34:54

The information on this entity was last modified on: 29/04/2015 13:36:21
The date of the last annual update was: 29/04/2015 13:36:21
Next update due latest on: 29/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Danish Transport and Logistics Association



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Grønningen, 17
København K 1019

(+45) 70159500

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Erik Østergaard


    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Søren Larsen


    Goals / remit

Danish Transport and Logistics has since january 2012 been cooperating with Norwegian Road Haulage Association and Swedish Road Haulier Association in a new joint Eu-representation: Nordic Logistics Association

Our vision is to create a professional service industry that on the basis of leadership and corporate culture contributes to an efficient, coherent and well functioning transport system both in Denmark and internationally, and at the same time assumes the responsibility for ethics, environment, road safety, legal compliance and quality.

At the same time the transport industry shall be founded on a sound economy and earnings capacity based on uniform competitive conditions and the most favourable competitiveness.

DTL represents the interests of 2.100 transport companies. They operate 14,500 goods vehicles, 50 locomotives and have a staff of 18,000 employees covering a total payroll of 0,9 billion Euro.

  • European
  • national
  • regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

Revision of the legislation on road transport
Labour market legislation




Editing board on CO2 emissions from road transport



The Danish Transport and Logistics Association uses its position as the leading Danish association of operators of road, rail and combined transport nationally and internationally to contribute to and assist in the shaping of the Danish and the European transport policy to ensure a sustainable future for its members.

The Danish Transport and Logistics Association involves itself in a reliable and trustworthy manner with other stakeholders and decision makers on a national level and on a European level.

The main areas of interest concern:
Road transport legislation such as rules for access to the market and to the profession, driving and rest time rules, working time, professional training, vehicles weights and dimensions, transport of life animals, energy taxation and road charging.
Logistics initiatives promoting a sustainable and efficient transport and logistics system in Europe, including chairing the Commission working group on bottlenecks.
Environmental legislation relevant for transport relating to emission reductions, biofuel, energy efficiency, noise.
Rail transport policy legislation relating to market access, environment and technical issues.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

75%: 3  



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Budget
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

Nordic Logistics Association -

International Road Union (IRU)

Eurocommerce -

Danish Transport and Logistics Association also participates in a number of informal networks with Danish interest and for transport operators

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

50,000 € - 99,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.