The user gives consent for a third party to gain temporary access to specific sets of previously collected data about the user.
By giving a consent in Altinn, a person or organization agrees to a third party gains temporary access to specific sets of previously collected data about the user.
When giving the consent, you are presented to what you're agreeing to share, who you share it with and what the data should be used for.
If you wish to revoke a consent, you do so by opening Consent, and choosing the one you want to revoke.There you can click Withdraw consent.
If you have given a one-off consent to the bank, this cannot be withdrawn.
In connection with logging into the ID portal, services/clients can request the possibility to retrieve the citizen's data offered by a third party, through an API (retrieving data that is integrated with data from another system). For example, you can give consent for the bank to collect your information from Lånekassen so that you can see it in your online bank.