Why do we inform you about cookies?
All Danish websites are required to inform users about cookies that are left on user's equipment. The information must be in accordance with ”Bekendtgørelse om krav til information og samtykke ved lagring af og adgang til oplysninger i slutbrugeres terminaludstyr” (the Danish Order on Information and Consent for Storage and Access to End User Terminal Equipment). The order requires that informed consent from the user is obtained when websites want to store cookies on the user's IT equipment.
Link to the order (in Danish)