Accept Dankort payments online

The most well known payment card in Denmark. Out of 5.2 million Danish, almost 4 million use this card. In Denmark, 87% of all online purchases are paid for using debit and/or credit cards. The most frequently used card is Dankort, so if you are interested in expanding your online activities to Denmark, you can accept payments using this card via ICEPAY.

NB: ICEPAY offers a credit card connection for all Dankort by VISA cards. This means that you reach all cardholders with a Dankort VISA card and not all Dankort users.

Starting from:
1,5% + €0.15 per transaction
  • Reach a large portion of the Danish market
  • Weekly payments
  • Option for protection from fraud using 3-D Secure

How To

1. Select and request the account type that best suits your business needs.

2. Your account will immediately be ready for implementing and testing, however extra actions are required before going live.

3. Your account can go live once you have successfully finished testing and when your request is officially approved by ICEPAY.

NB: A special request procedure is required for AfterPay, credit card, SOFORT Banking, SEPA Direct Debit recurring and paysafecard. Please note that this process may take several weeks. Once your account goes live, you will be able to offer all available payment methods (per account type) in your webshop, except for the aforementioned. These specific payment methods will only be made available to you once your request is officially approved.

Advantages and Possibilities

Dankort is a commonly used payment card in Denmark, so by offering this method of payment in your webshop, you are able to reach the majority of the Danish market. Once you have completed the application procedure for credit cards (VISA/MasterCard), you will be able to offer Dankort in your webshop. A secure environment will also be offered for payments made using Dankort.

The advantages of Dankort in your webshop:

  • Reach a large group of consumers in the Danish market;
  • When you are approved for VISA/MasterCard with ICEPAY, you have a direct option for Dankort;
  • Weekly payments;
  • Option for protection from fraud using 3-D Secure.

How it works for customers

Paying with the Dankort card is easy for your customer:

  1. Choose a product in your webshop;
  2. Choose Dankort as the payment method;
  3. Select their own bank;
  4. Execute the payment and approve it in the secure bank environment and method of payment;
  5. The payment is complete.

Payments for your credit card transactions are not handled by ICEPAY, but by our supplier. These payments are made on a weekly basis. If you would like further information on payments or the implementation of Dankort, please contact us.

MasterCard and VISA have developed a security system to fight credit card fraud. This system is called 3-D Secure. To ensure that all your VISA and MasterCard credit card payments, including Dankort, are handled in an even more secure manner, ICEPAY offers 3-D Secure as one of its products.


This payment method is available

  • Worldwide