Get a Spanish NIE number

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

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You will receive your NIE in PDF format on the designated email

*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.

You just need only 1 document to get started.

Scan of a valid passport. We support all nationalities for our NIE service.

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Getting NIE with us is:


Our team acts as the connection between yourself and the Police, no need to make POA and apostille, on all matters and handles countless difficulties that may appear when you request a NIE


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


You can track the progress of your application via the personal account on our website. We will notify you about any updates or additional information requests via your email

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.

We simplify the process of NIE registration and make it as easy as it gets!

All you need to do is follow these simple steps:
Pay €199 processing fee

Fill out our application form

E-sign online Power of Attorney

Get your NIE!

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.

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Find answers to frequently asked questions
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 X – 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.

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.

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.

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.

What are the costs to issue NIE?

The total cost will be €199.
This includes a POA (Power of Attorney) document that will be certified by our lawyer and future will be used in Spain.

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.

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.

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