There are several ways to obtain NemID. You can:
- Obtain NemID via citizen services
- Obtain NemID via online banking
- Order NemID online (requires Danish passport or Danish Driver's licence).
Obtain NemID via citizen services
You can obtain NemID through personal appearance at a citizen service centre or a tax centre.
Remember to bring valid ID. Read more about valid ID in the section below: Please remember to bring valid ID. If you don’t have any valid ID it is possible for you to bring along a witness to a citizen service centre, to confirm your identity in order to obtain NemID. This witness must testify with a sworn statement.
Obtain NemID via online banking
If you make an online banking agreement with your bank, you can obtain NemID via the bank. For more information, please contact your bank.
Order NemID online
If you have a Danish driver’s licence or a Danish passport as well as an address listed in the national register, you can order NemID on the NemID website.
If you live in Denmark and order a NemID online you will need to pick up your temporary activation password in a citizen service center (Borgerservice).
Remember to book an appointment at the citizen service center on your municipality’s website.You also need to bring valid ID.
You will also receive a letter with your code card to your address.
You will need both your code card and temporary activation password to activate your NemID.