Get a Spanish NIE number online

Apply now and get your NIE in 3 weeks* (this is the current turnaround time)

We have provided automated services with a guarantee and without bureaucracy.
  • No need to buy a flight ticket to Spain
  • No need to notarize documents
  • No need to send originals
*Turnaround time is estimated, based on the availability of appointments in the police office and can not be guaranteed.

The first step to receive Digital Nomad Visa Spain is getting the NIE Number. This number (“Número de Identidad de Extranjero”) is the basic identification with which you will be able to conduct any kind of legal procedure in the country, such as opening a bank account, buying a house or car, starting your company or getting your residence permit.

We can handle getting NIE number for you, while you're still outside the country.
  • Individually
    We will notify you about any updates or additional information requests via your email
  • Convenient
    Once we receive a copy of your documents, it takes from a couple of weeks to a month to issue an NIE. Based on our experience, it takes several weeks to issue NIE
  • Simple
    You don't need to spend your time, going to attorney and high court to get an apostille. All that you need to make an online application and e-sign
  • Efficiency
    Thanks to the process built by our team, everything goes online in a few minutes without leaving your home.
Obtaining a NIE number is relatively straightforward, and can typically be done by several visits to Spain, visiting a police station. The majority of people eventually discover they are unable to complete the laborious, difficult, and frequently extremely stressful process of applying for their NIE number on their own.

E-residence help you to beat the never-ending lines, the struggle with the language barrier, the several expensive visits to Spain – the benefits list is infinite.
You just need only 1 document to get started your NIE process.
Scan of a valid passport. We support all nationalities for our NIE service.
What makes an NIE number necessary?
A NIE number (Número de Identificación de Extranjero) is a unique identification number assigned to non-Spanish residents in Spain. It is required for many legal and financial activities in the country, such as:

  • opening a bank account
  • signing a rental contract
  • opening a company
  • buying or selling property
  • or getting a residence permit
Without a NIE number, it can be difficult to complete these types of transactions and fully participate in daily life in Spain.
How It Works

Obtain your Spain NIF number in 4 easy steps


Place an order

Complete form
Fill out our online form, attach all required documents

Sign your documents

Make an e-signature for your power of attorney

Get your NIE online on email or by regular mail

Example of NIE number, you can find via link


Frequently Asked Questions

  • Client:
    What is a NIE?
    NIE Spain - (Número de Identificación de Extranjeros) which translates as “Identification number for foreigners”.
    It is an A4 size white page that comes with your personal information. This number starts with the letter X or Y, followed by seven numbers and with a letter in the end (example Y – 0000000 – A).
    The NIE is the equivalent of a Spanish citizen NIF (Número de identificación fiscal). The NIE number is the Spanish Identification number. The NIE number is unique for every person and it never changes.
  • Client:
    How long does it take to acquire a NIE?
    Generally it takes from a couple of weeks to a month to issue a NIE, however, it should be noted that the time depends first of all on the available appointments in the in Police office.
    Please, take a note that the timeframe counts from the day of signing the Power of Attorney.
  • Client:
    Does a NIE ever expire?
    No, NIE does not have an expiration date and is issued “for life”. In case you lose your NIE, you will not be simply assigned a new number, you will have to start a new process from scratch and get a brand new document.
  • Client:
    Which authority issues NIE?
    A NIE is assigned by the General Commissariat for Immigration and Borders, under the aegis of the Spanish Directorate-General for the Police.
  • Client:
    What is a POA (Power of Attorney)?
    We are given permission by the Power of Attorney (POA) form to apply for your NIE number on your behalf. This document merely authorizes our company to handle your NIE application processing, allowing us to handle the complete process on your behalf.
  • Client:
    How will I receive my NIE?
    As soon as we get your NIE document - we will scan it and send it to the email you provided us.
    Example via link
    Also, you can order the mail delivery to your address.
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