Get activation code for MitID app

To activate or reactivate MitID app you can enter an activation code in the app, together with your User ID. You have the following options to get the activation code:

  1. Log on MitID.dk 
  2. Click View under Authenticator on the Profile page
  3. Click Add in the box "Add Authenticator"
  4. Click Request access
  5. Click Log out

Wait 1 hour - yout get notified when you have access to edit

  1. Log on MitID.dk again
  2. Click View under Authenticator on the Profile page
  3. Click Add in the box "Add Authenticator"
  4. Select MitID app in the list
  5. The page "Activate your app" opens
  6. Find the activation code on the page. You may write it down. You can only use the activation code to activate one app

You are now ready to activate MitiD app with the activation code

How to activate the MitID app with the activationcode

Download MitID app to your mobile or tablet

You can get an activation code for MitID app at Citizen Service Centre. You must bring valid documentation to get an activation code. You must book an appointment at Citizen Service Centre, before you show.

Find Citizen Service Centre and book appointment

Bring valid documentation

If your own phone can't scan your passport to identify yourself in the MitID app, you must enter an activation code in the MitID app to activate the app. You get the activation code after identifying yourself.

You can identify yourself on a borrowed phone and get the activation code. E.g. from a relative or friend. No personal information or data is stored in the phone you borrow.

After identifying yourself by scanning your passport and face in the MitID app on the borrowed phone, you select "On another phone/tablet" when asked how you want to use MitID. Then you get the activation code. Enter the code in the MitID app that you download to your own phone. Close the MitID app on the borrowed phone to remove the screen with your user ID and activation code.

If you dont have MitID - Get activation code on an other/borrowed phone - with your passport

If already have MitID - Get activation code on an other/borrowed phone - with your passport

Go to the next step - Activate MitID app with activation code

Activate MitID app with your passport

You can also activate or reactivate MitID app by scanning your passport in the app.

Get MitID app with passport