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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: Sintra or Lisbon - Where to live?

In case you're still looking, and in case you haven't know about it:

Re: European Portuguese lessons online

Dear Ranya, I have sent you a message. Best wishes, Cristina

Extra baggage on Internorte or Alsa Busses

Hi. When we arrive in Madrid, we'll have 3 bags each as opposed to the 2 bag limit set by the bus l...

 Portugal Town Talk


Hello dear friends from Lisbon IN community! Please find the event for this FRIDAY 3rd JULY on the ...


Hello dear friends from Cascais IN community! Please find the event for this FRIDAY 3rd JULY on the...

Dinner this Wednesday...with HANDICRAFT ART.

Hello dear fellow members of Cascais and Lisboa Communities, You are cordially invited to come t...

 Portugal Expat Housing

Re: Nice flat to share in Boavista

Hi Ana, is it available your place? is it possible for short term rent? thank you indeed,this is...

Wanted room in shared accommodation in Lisbon

Looking for a room to rent in Lisbon from 7 July for 2 months. I'm currently in Sesimbra. Please co...

Re: Urgent - looking for an apartment in lisbon

Hello gonçalo, Thanks for you reply! I will send you a message in private. Best

 Portugal Expat Jobs

Re: Devoted Unix/Linux engineer seeks work

Hey Gonçalo, being a tech specialist moving to Lisbon myself (in late august) I'm very interested i...

Re: Looking for job in Lisboa

Thank you for the advice!

Re: French, Dutch and German speakers (NOT CALLCENTER)

Hi Delphine, I am Dutch native and fluent in English and interested for sure :) What is the agency...

 Portugal Expat Marketplace


I am a clinical psychologist educated at University of California, Berkeley, University of Copenhag...

European Portuguese lessons online

Cristina Vasconcelos Portuguese Language and Culture Instructor Lessons Available to Student...

House Sitting

Going on holiday? The dog can t go and needs food? Important mail arriving after leaving? House ...

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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