Living outside of Denmark

If you live outside Denmark, you can get MitID if you need access to self- service solutions in Denmark.

Get MitID with passport/international ID card

Get MitID with passport/international ID card

You can use your passport/international ID card and the MitID app to get MitID. The MitID app can read a chip in your passport/ID card and thereby confirm your identity. It is an alternative to getting MitID at a Citizen Service Centre.  

Get MitID with your passport
Get MitID with NemID

Get MitID with NemID

You can get MitID here with your NemID. You need a mobile phone number or e-mail to receive information during the process.

Note, that it is recommended to activate your MitID in two places, e.g. to activate an extra MitID app or to order and activate a MitID code display.

Get MitID with NemID
Have you lost your MitID?

Have you lost your MitID?

Have you lost your MitID, e.g. because you have lost your phone with the MitID app? Then there are different  options to get MitID again. For all options apply that you must reconfirm your identity, so no other person can pretend to be you and get MitID on your behalf. 

If you cannot get MitID with NemID or by scanning your passport/ID card in the MitID app, you can visit a Citizen Service Centre in Denmark to get help.  

Read here which documents you need to bring – and that you also need to answer a number of questions about yourself/bring a witness 

Find a Citizen Service Center and book an appointment

Read more about getting MitID with service and diploma passports

 

Get the MitID app or an alternative

To be a MitID user you need to have either the MitID app or an alternative, e.g. MitID code display, audio code reader or chip. You can become a MitID user immediately, if you choose the MitID app. You cannot order MitID code display, audio code reader or chip until you start the process of getting MitID. We can not guarantee the delivery time of MitID code viewer, code reader and chip. How to use MitID