BankID is a Norwegian electronic identification tool, that could be used for logging on to online banking, as well as, for authentication and document signing. In order to use it, you will first need to contact your bank regarding the issuance of a BankID.
How do I find my BankID?
Contact your bank to get BankID. In many banks, you can order BankID yourself in your online banking. Then you will have an electronic ID that can be used for accessing public web pages, digital mailboxes, online bidding, secure online payments and much more.
How do I get a BankID in Norway?
Your bank will issue you a BankID. Speak to your bank, and they will ensure that you are issued a BankID. Some banks offer BankID to customers from the age of 13. Your BankID will work in all Norwegian banks and for public services.
Who can get BankID?
BankID. BankID is a personal, electronic ID that gives you access to public services with the highest security clearance, level 4. You can get a BankID from your bank, if you are 15 years old or older. However, some banks operate with their own age limits.
How do I activate my BankID?
Log on to your online bank to activate BankID on mobile. To use BankID on mobile, you must already have a BankID agreement and code generator. You can only activate BankID on mobile at the same bank that provided your BankID.
Can I have two BankID?
You can have Mobile BankID on multiple devices. It can be convenient to have an extra one if you get rid of a device and need to block a BankID.
How does mobile BankID work?
What is BankID on mobile? BankID on mobile is a service for secure digital identification and signing using the mobile phone. You do not need a bank code chip, but only a mobile phone and a custom PIN. BankID on mobile stores the BankID secrets in the SIM card.
Can a foreigner open a bank account in Norway?
Yes, it is possible to open a bank account in Norway as a non-resident but it can only be a savings account and there are many rules to follow such as you must be a EU citizen or a citizen from SA, Canada, Iceland, Japan, Switzerland, New Zealand and Singapore.
What is D number?
A d number is a temporary identification number that you get if you have applied for protection (asylum), or if you have a residence permit and are going to stay in Norway for less than six months. You need your d number to open a bank account, to rent a place to live and to pay your taxes.
How do I delete my BankID account?
If you want to delete a BankID on file, you should click on the button Manage ID in the BankID Security Application and then on the button . Confirm the deletion by clicking on the Yes button In the window which opens.
How does BankID work in Sweden?
With BankID, the Swedes sign agreements, loan documents and their tax return. They identify themselves in order to be able to pay securely on the internet, log in with försäkringskassan or collect packages from the postal agent.
How do I transfer my bank account to another phone?
A Mobile BankID can’t be transferred from one mobile phone to another. You will need to re-install the application on your new phone.
Does BankID work outside Sweden?
Mobile BankID and BankID if you live abroad
If you live abroad but have a Swedish personal identity number and an account in a Swedish bank, you can at many banks log in to your internet bank and order or download an e-ID.
How do I set up a BankID account in Sweden?
In order to obtain a BankID, you must have a Swedish Personal Identity Number and be a customer of one of the banks that issue BankID. The banks themselves determine the age limit, but the most common is that you should have turned either 13 or 18 years old. Under-age persons must always have parental consent.