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Who can pay with Vipps MobilePay

Vipps The Vipps app is used in Norway.

MobilePay The MobilePay app is used in Finland and Denmark.


Vipps payments can only be made by customers with a Norwegian phone number and with a Norwegian national identity number or D-number. This is required by the Norwegian government.

Vipps users must authenticate with Norwegian BankID when creating the Vipps account.

If you are over 15, you need:

  • BankID or BankID on mobile - if you do not have this, contact your bank.
  • Norwegian social security number, or D number - if your bank offers a BankID for you with a D number
  • Norwegian mobile number
  • Registered address
  • Norwegian Visa card or Mastercard
  • Account in a Norwegian bank
  • E-mail address

Users under the age of 15 need:

  • Norwegian bank account in the child's name
  • Norwegian mobile phone number
  • Both parents must have an active Vipps profile
  • Both parents must be identified in Vipps with BankID or BankID on mobile

See: What do I need to use Vipps? (in Norwegian)


A D-number is given to foreign persons who do not have a Norwegian national identity number, but have a need for identification for the Norwegian authorities. Read more on how to apply for a D-number.


Individuals can only have one active MobilePay agreement. To get MobilePay, you must have:

  • An email address
  • A Danish mobile phone number
  • MitID
  • Danish CPR number
  • Danish debit or credit card
  • Danish bank account
  • You must be at least 13 years old

If you are under 18, you can only transfer money that is at your disposal. If you are under 15 years of age, your parents or guardians must give consent for us to process your personal data in order to offer our services to you.

See: What do I need to be able to use MobilePay? (in Danish)


Individuals can only have one active MobilePay contract.

To get MobilePay you must have:

  • Email address
  • Finnish mobile phone number
  • Finnish online banking credentials
  • Finnish personal identity number
  • Finnish Debit or Credit card
  • Finnish bank account
  • You must be at least 15 years old.

See: What are the requirements for using the MobilePay application? (in Finish)

👉 Related topic: Using Vipps MobilePay across borders

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