VerifyPerson service looks up a citizen’s address and birth data from the national population registry, by a narrowing query workflow with 18 separate query steps. The query must include the countryCode, and currently only countryCode “se”, Sweden, is supported. The response count is currently limited to at most one best hit. But in case of not single best hit available a “No hit” will be returned. The hit is of type: address .


Set up: POST to where env is API or test.


Name Description Required
Query Address model Required
Query.PersonNumber Personal number. Give as 12 digits. Optional
Query.DateOfBirth Give as yyyymmdd/yyyy-mm-dd, yyyymm/yyyy-mm or yyyy. The hyphen separating the date parts is optional. Optional
MatchSteps Gives a possibility to limit what kind of queries to include. Default is all rules: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18
  • 1 – personalNumber, firstName, lastName, address, postalCode, city
  • 2 – personalNumber, firstName, lastName, postalCode
  • 3 – personalNumber, firstName, lastName, city
  • 4 – personalNumber, firstName, lastName
  • 5 – personalNumber, phoneNr
  • 6 – personalNumber
  • 7 – firstName, lastName, address, postalCode, city
  • 8 – firstName, lastName, address, postalCode
  • 9 – firstName, lastName, address, city
  • 10 – firstName, lastName, address
  • 11 – firstName, lastName, postalCode, city
  • 12 – firstName, lastName, postalCode
  • 13 – firstName, lastName, postalCode(first two)
  • 14 – firstName, lastName, city
  • 15 – firstName, lastName
  • 16 – firstName, lastName, phoneNr
  • 17 – firstName, postalCode, phoneNr
  • 18 – lastName, postalCode, phoneNr
VerifyAge Sets the Verify Age of searched person. There is AgeVerificationFaulted in response model that set verified user or not. Optional

Request example:

Content-Type: application/json; charset=UTF-8
Authorization: yourkey-here.
      "FirstName":"Sara Maria",
      "CountryCode": "se"


On Root Level:

Name Description
WasFound Boolean.
Persons Array of hits, currently at most one best hit. Address model.
ResponseCode String. Possible values SingleMatch, MultipleMatches, TooManyMatches, NoMatch.
Address model you can find here. There are additional fields to model:
Name Description
AgeVerificationFaulted Boolean. Indicates that the user has a verified by age set in the request field VerifyAge
MatchedStep Specifies, which rule was run to get the hit(s).
MatchedStepDescription Specifies, in text form, which rule was run to get the hit(s). personalNumber string can be replaced by personalNumber (partial) if the search includes a dateOfBirth field.

Response example:

  "id": "4d150dfd-25a6-4b86-9759-099171c0171a",
  "WasFound": true,
  "Persons": [
      "Gender": "Female",
      "MatchedStep": 8,
      "MatchedStepDescription": "firstName, lastName, address, postalCode",
      "Text": null,
      "PersonStatus": "",
      "MainFirstName": null,
      "FirstName": "Sara Maria",
      "LastName": "Karlsson",
      "DateOfBirth": "1941-03-22",
      "BirthYear": 1941,
      "BirthMonth": 3,
      "BirthDayOfMonth": 22,
      "Age": 78,
      "PersonalNumber": "194103222222",
      "Address": "Vasavägen",
      "Address2": null,
      "PostalCode": "67040",
      "Location": null,
      "City": "ÅMOTFORS",
      "Municipality": null,
      "Province": null,
      "CountryCode": null,
      "Phone": null,
      "Email": null,
      "PhoneNumbers": null,
      "_DataSource": "DP05",
      "VerifyAge": null,
      "AgeVerificationFaulted": false,
      "FullName": "Sara Maria Karlsson"
  "ResponseCode": "SingleMatch"