A NemKonto is one of your existing bank accounts that public authorities can pay money into.

Everyone in Denmark is required to have a NemKonto. A NemKonto enables the public authorities to transfer money directly to your bank account.  

Examples of payments from public authorities include:

  • Child subsidies
  • Housing benefit
  • Pensions
  • Social welfare payment
  • Student loans
  • Tax refunds
  • Unemployment benefits

More information about Nemkonto

If you have questions about NemKonto, you can either ask your bank or visit

You will need a NemID to use the self-service feature on

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