NemKonto "Easy account" for citizens

All citizens in Denmark are required to have a NemKonto "Easy Account" to receive payments from the public sector.

How to assign a foreign NemKonto

With NemID
The easiest way to get at foreign NemKonto, is to use NemID on our Self-service. Click Log ind som borger in the box on the right labeled Selvbetjening. NemID is a common Danish secure login on the Internet you can use, whether you are doing your online banking, finding out information from the public authorities or engaging with one of the many businesses that use NemID. You do not need to be a Danish national to obtain NemID, but you need to have a CPR number and valid identification.
If you do not have NemID and would like to obtain it, you can visit

Without NemID
If you wish to assign a foreign bank account as your NemKonto and do not have NemID to use on our Self-service, you will have to provide us with the following documentation that you have to fill out. Please make sure that all boxes are filled out and that theinformation is correct. It’s very important that the stated bank details are correct.

When assigning a NemKonto, The Agency for Digitisation wants to verify that you, as a permitted assignee, can assign a NemKonto, but no verification will be made as to whetherpayments to the assigned NemKonto, accounting-wise or taxation law-wise, temporarily or permanently, can be placed in the assigned account. You can find more information and answers to the most frequently asked questions about NemKonto in our FAQ.