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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


Hi all. Am finally making the move and shipping myself, partner, two girls, dog and gecko off t...

Re: Where do expat children go to school in Lisbon?

http://qes.pt/ horrible webpage - bu good school

Re: New to town with a toddler

Hello fellow mum, There is a playgrop every Thursday morning. i think the website is startlx.com o...

 Portugal Town Talk

Re: NIF ?? do I need rental contract to apply for one

Hello Paul. this is so useful thank a lot..!!! i am a fiscal resident in Spain, and i dont work in ...

Re: How Portuguese manage in Lisbon? Secrets wanted !!

thank you Luc for your solidarity message... i am not giving up. I hope my living issues will be se...

New Year Trip to Marrocos

ROTA Descobrir Marrocos 9 DIAS / De 27 de Dezembro a 04 de Janeiro Trip by Car, 650€/person....

 Portugal Expat Housing

Room for rent in T2, very cosy design apartment

Hello guys, I have one room free in my house from 1 of Nov. The apartment is on the first floor ...

studio or T0 or T1 in Lisbon

Hello everybody, I´m looking for a small apartment in Lisbon area, close to a metro station. If any...

T2 Madeira Island Sea View furnished to rent out

Dear all, I am renting out our apartment T2 (top flour (4)) with sea view on the island of Madeira ...

 Portugal Expat Jobs

Technical and Soft Skills Trainer - German

Are you looking for a career that boasts opportunity and a great work environment? Do you know how ...

General accounting lead fluent in German (M/F) Oei

Are you looking for a career that boasts opportunity and a great work environment? HR Profiler is a...

General accounting lead fluent in German (M/F)

Are you looking for a career that boasts opportunity and a great work environment? HR Profiler is a...

 Portugal Expat Marketplace

Re: Apple computer - repair sought

Hi Pedro I had the same problem and in this shop they fix all Mac computers: http://www.infor-o...

Re: Translator sought

Hi everyone, Should any one need translation services from English into Portuguese and/or French...

Re: Training for expats

Olá Deborah, já encontrou o que precisava? Conheço algumas empresas nessa área, se precisar contact...

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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