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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Portugal

  • Join our community and get to know members of Portugal’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Portuguese expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Lisbon, Faro and many other regions

Welcome to the InterNations Expats Forum for Portugal!

Olá, and a warm welcome to the InterNations Portugal expats forum! As a current or soon-to-be expat in Lisbon, or any other of the Portuguese expat hotspots like Porto, you will doubtlessly have numerous questions about expat life. Become a member of our InterNations community in Portugal and find reliable tips on the successive stages of the relocation process. No matter if you’re enquiring about visa or immigration documents at the Portuguese embassy, looking for expat housing in Faro, or would like to see the Portuguese attractions, like the westernmost point of mainland Europe – who knows more about such things than other expats? Our expat forums for Portugal can connect you with local expat circles.

Latest Posts in Portugal Expat Forum

 Portugal Expat Q&A

Re: Looking for Short-term Rental In January 2016

Thank you so much for your offer - we have already rented a place. Laine

Re: Volunteer work for expat in Lisbon

You can work a little bit for my company. I am a wedding-planner.

Re: English Speaking Accountant Lisboa?

Hello, Dustin: Thank you for the message, and yes, I am very interested in your accountant's con...

 Portugal Town Talk

Re: Cooking course

Thanks Pedro! X

Pet lover available

Hi everyone, I'm available for pet sitting in your place or mine as you prefer! Let me know if...

Meditation courses

Hi all, Would any of you be able to recommend good group meditation courses in central Lisbon? ...

 Portugal Expat Housing

Re: Apartment for Rent, T3 duplex, Lisbon, Olivais Sul

Extremely interested in this property. I will PM you right away :)

Re: Looking for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lisbon

Ola Teresa, I sent you a private message about the apartment for rent. Thanks, Mike

double room wanted

Hello. We are an English/Brazilian couple looking to rent a room or part of a flat in Lisbon, near ...

 Portugal Expat Jobs


Hi, all. I´m looking for translators / companies to do translations to portuguese. We need all ...


Hello community, I am looking for a job as a therapist in an alternative place in Portugal. I h...

Re: Nanny needed for part time work

Still looking for someone?

 Portugal Expat Marketplace

OFFICE and COWORKING space in the Algarve

Hello, anyone who's looking for an office- cowork- or eventspace or a meeting room right in the ce...


Hi, I have a PhD in Mathematical Physics, a teaching certificate and 4 years teaching/lecturing/tut...


Hi, I have experience in translations between PT and ENG such as official accounting documents, mov...

Members assist Members in the Portugal Expat Forums

Our trust-based community was developed to help expatriates in Portugal swap suggestions and advice on all expat-relevant enquiries, e.g., ʺWhat do I need for a Portuguese registration certificate?ʺ or ʺAm I allowed to import all my personal belongings duty-free?ʺ. In a community that’s all about expat living in Portugal, from cozido à Portuguesa to Saint Anthony of Lisbon Day, the participants of the expat forum Portugal can find fellow expats and internationally minded locals to receive trustworthy and up-to-date responses. On the InterNations Expat Forum for Portugal, there will always be another expat member to make life abroad easier.

From immigration requirements to custom authorities: The Expat Forum Portugal leaves no Question unanswered

If you require even more information on expat topics like travel and accommodation in Lisbon or sports and leisure in Porto, you could also browse our Portugal Expat Guide, another useful resource in addition to the expat forums. Moreover, in our World Forum you can talk about international politics, challenges for expat spouses, third-culture kids and other general expat issues. However, for expat assistance on all local matters - from immigration requirements to custom authorities - just join the InterNations Portugal expat forums.

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