Norwegian BankID

Norwegian BankID

BankID is the dominant eID in Norway, issued by the banks for almost 20 years. During the first half of 2023, the new BankID app is replacing mobile BankID and introducing biometric BankID, allowing for a significant increase in ease of use. Learn more about the changes and how authentication and digital signatures will be significantly better than before.

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The new BankID App with biometrics

A smoother user experience

Norwegian BankID is the primary eID in Norway used for both authentication and digital signatures, either through a dedicated hardware token or through the mobile BankID app. Almost all adult Norwegians use BankID. The new Norwegian BankID App leverages biometrics authentication to provide a much smoother and faster user experience.

Integrate the BankID App with Criipto

Companies and organizations supporting the new biometric BankID authentication will improve their conversion as the entire BankID user base is upgraded to the new BankID app and enrolled for biometric authentication. Criipto supports the integration of the new BankID App, and switching from the old BankID is seamless with no or minor changes to your application.

Use cases for Norwegian BankID

Use cases for Norwegian BankID

Product

Authentication

Efficient login solutions with secure user authentications

Product

Digital signatures

Digitally sign documents that are fully compliant and legally binding

Want to know more about our Norwegian BankID integration and how it can improve your business?

Want to know more about our Norwegian BankID integration and how it can improve your business?

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Authentication

Simple integration

SDKs and library support for major platforms allow developers to easily integrate Norwegian BankID into their app or website. Sign up for a free development account and start implementing your authentication flow using well-known technologies like Auth0, React, .NET and Swift.

 

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Authentication

JWT claims

Validate Norwegian users to obtain their verified social security number ("fødselsnummer") and name. You may also request unverified address, email and phone number.

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User experience

Faster authentication with biometrics

Experience a secure, fast, and user-friendly login process with biometric authentication. Users of the BankID app log in with fingerprint or face recognition, which reduces the time for authentication three times to under 10 seconds while being completely frictionless.

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Why integrate Norwegian BankID with Criipto?

Why integrate Norwegian BankID with Criipto?

Full compliance

Feel safe knowing that authentication and digital signatures of your users in Norway with the Mobile or BankID App will comply with eIDAS regulations.

Simple integration

Sign up to access our test environment and instantly start integrating the Norwegian BankID into your website or application. Get started...

Optimize the user experience

Allow your users to authenticate themselves with the biometric BankID App and ensure the fastest login our signature experience possible.

Norwegian BankID provider fee and certificate

Norwegian BankID provider fee and certificate

In order to use eIDs for authentication or digital signatures, you must pay an underlying eID fee to the individual eID provider. You are also required to apply for a certificate to start verifying your users, where the process varies depending on the eID.

In order to use eIDs for authentication or digital signatures, you must pay an underlying eID fee to the individual eID provider. You are also required to apply for a certificate to start verifying your users, where the process varies depending on the eID.

Setup fee

The setup fee for Norwegian BankID and each additional eID is DKK 1200.

Provider fee per authentication

Biometric BankID: DKK 0.75

Traditional BankID: DKK 0.90

 

Additional fees may apply if you request extra information, such as addresses, or need a full KYC check.

Certificate

In order to apply for the BankID merchant certificate and client credentials for a company, you must meet the basic requirements. Get the full guide to ordering BankID here...

Billing

You will be billed monthly by Criipto for your subscription. On top of this the actual BankID usage fees are also charged by Criipto.

 

 

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