NIE, DNI, NIF, CIF, Social Security
numero de identidad de extranjero,
This, of course, does not mean you get automatic residency in Spain, nor will it make it any easier to get residency."
- Spain Expat's id in Spain section brings you... Information on getting your NIE, social security number and other forms of identification. Explanations of the NIE, DNI, NIF, CIF, social security number and their relevancy for residency for expatriates living in Spain.