If you have already registered, see How idCAT Mobile works

The process has the following steps:

1 . Access : https://idcatmobil.cat/ and press the button "Get my mobile idCAT"

Note: if you want to change the language, you can do it at the top right in the buttons: CAT - ES - EN

2. The form will ask you a couple of questions to invite you to register according to the most suitable method:


3. Start the recommended registration process. Below we detail each possible type of registration:

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4. Click on "Start"

5. Accept terms of service

6. Fill in the form with your personal data.

Note: the data requested may differ depending on whether you register with a Spanish ID, TIE, passport or identification document from other countries.

7. Receiving the mail with the link

Depending on what you are processing the registration with, you will be asked for specific validations

8. Identification

You will have to access the link received by email from your mobile phone, computer or tablet and start the video identification process (important: you will have to allow access to the video camera). The tool gives the instructions to follow by audio, among these; you will have to show the identification document (front and back) and look at the camera. Once done, the system will tell you that identification is complete.

9. Validation and confirmation

Once you have completed the video identification process, an operator will verify your identity and register you in the mobile idCAT service. You will receive an email with the result of the verification within 48 hours (excluding public holidays).

Registration with DNI/TIE

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    • Be at least 16 years old
    • Have DNI or TIE (identification card for foreigners). If you only have a NIE you can obtain the Mobile idCAT, but in person .
    • Have one of these cards:
      • TSI (individual health card) from CatSalut. If you don't have one, you can request the TSI number through 061 or at your CAP. You must provide the CIP in your request (it consists of 4 letters and 10 numbers), which you can obtain in any medical report or prescription from the CAP.
      • MUFACE (Mutualidad General de Funcionarios Civiles del Estado) as holder or beneficiary. No other mutual card is accepted , such as Adeslas

    These data will be validated in the databases of the General Directorate of the Police and the Catalan Health Service in order to verify and guarantee the identification of the citizen.

4. The registration system will ask you for your identification data:

5. The system will validate the entered data and if it is correct, it will ask you for your mobile phone number and email address.

6.By pressing 'Continue' the system shows the data entered and asks for confirmation by sending a code via SMS to the mobile phone.


7. Once the registration has been completed, you can download the registration receipt in idCAT Mòbil.

Registration with certificate


  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Have a recognized or qualified personal digital certificate that meets the following requirements:
    • That it is not expired
    • That it is properly installed in the browser used:
      • If yours is a software certificate, make sure you have it properly installed and configured so that it is accessible from your browser. Consult the instructions of your Certification Service Provider.
      • If yours is a certificate on a card, or on any other type of cryptographic device, also check that the device software (CSP or PKCS#11 and reader drivers) is properly configured.
    • That it is a natural person certificate:
      • Natural person (such as idCAT or e-DNI).
      • Natural person corporate (such as T-CAT or T-CAT-P).
      • Natural person representative (such as the representative certificates issued by CAMERFIRMA, ANCERT and other Certification Service Providers).

4. The browser will ask you to select a digital certificate.


Note: Depending on the type of certificate used and its configuration, the browser or operating system may ask you for a PIN in order to use it.

5. Once the certificate has been selected, the registration system will ask you for the identification data that is not included in the certificate.

7. By pressing 'Continue' the system displays the data entered and asks for confirmation by sending a code via SMS to the mobile phone.


8. Once you have registered , you will be able to download the registration receipt in idCAT Mòbil.

Registration in person


  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Have ID, residence permit, passport, identification document from a European Community country.

4. Go to a registration entity

To register in person, you must go to an idCAT Mobile Registration Entity indicated on the map below (contact the registration entity to confirm opening hours, if a prior appointment is required , etc.).

Once there they will ask you:

  • Show your DNI, NIE, TIE or passport and indicate the mobile phone you will use
  • Complete and sign the registration request form

If you want, you can download the form and bring it already signed and filled in:

Choose the Registration Entity of your preference: