Please note that OBOS-banken is a fully Norwegian bank. That implies that all information you will receive from us is written solely in Norwegian. We regret to inform you that we will not be able to provide you with information in English.
To become a customer, we need the following information:
BankID from another bank
If you do not have BankID from OBOS-banken, but from another bank, you can proceed to register as a customer. Use your BankID from your previous bank. It should take less than two minutes to become a customer.
Norwegian birth number/ d-number and a non-Norwegian passport
You need to be registered with a Norwegian home address in the Norwegian Folkeregister.
In addition, we need a copy of the following:
- Valid passport.
- Confirmation of your Norwegian birth number/d-number.
- Documentation of income (work contract, tax card, student card, NAV).
- Bank Reference Letter (a confirmation letter, in English, from a bank you have used in Norway or your home country. The letter should contain your name, ID number, address, how long you have had an account, and a description of your relationship with the bank).
- Valid Norwegian residence permit. This requirement does not apply to EEA citizens.