Card activation

Whether it's a card for a brand new account, a renewal or a replacement, when you receive your new card, you must activate it before you can use it in shops or online.


  • Activate new card via mobile app

    How to activate your new card via Mobile Banking

    Visa/Dankort and Mastercard
    • Log on to Mobile Bank
    • Select 'Cards' at the top menu.
    • Tap the card you want to activate.
    • Select 'Activate your new card'.
    • Slide the toggle button for ‘Activate’ to the right to activate your new card.

    Mastercard is automatically activated
    • the first time you pay with chip and pin code when making a purchase in store
    • withdraw cash from an ATM.
  • Activate new card via eBanking

    How to activate your card via eBanking

    Visa/Dankort
    • Log on to eBanking.
    • Click "Cards and currency" at the top menu of eBanking and choose "Card overview".
    • Click the arrow next to the card you want to activate and select 'Activate card'.
    • Enter your personal password and click 'OK'.
    • Your card is now active.

    Mastercard is automatically activated
    • the first time you pay with chip and pin code when making a purchase in store
    • withdraw cash from an ATM.

Need help ?

You can always order a non-binding meeting with one of our advisers.

  • Book a meeting

    You can always order a non-binding meeting with one of our advisers.

  • Call us

    Main number

    +45 70 123 456
    • With effect from 1 July, we are changing our service so that on weekdays between 9.00pm and 9.00am as well as on weekends and holidays between 4pm and 10am, we can help you mainly if you need to block a card or if you suspect fraud.

      You can do most things yourself via Mobile Banking and eBanking. See how.

    Technical support eBanking:

    70 104 610
    Monday – Thursday:
    08.00 - 21.00
    Friday:
    08.00 - 18.00
    Saturday:
    10.00 - 18.00
    Sunday:
    10.00 - 21.00

    Become a customer:

    70 10 17 08
    More contact numbers.
  • Find us

    Find branch or ATM

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