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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

IB Diploma course

Hi, Does anyone know pros and cons about the schools offering the IB diploma course around Lisbon?...

Re: Shipping my car to Portugal

if ure car has any mileage which im sure it does, it cannot be imported into portugal unles u would...

Perks and downsides living as an expat in Lisbon

Hey everyone, I am completing a university project on expats living in Lisbon. It would be AMAZING ...

 Portugal Town Talk

Re: Visiting in November

thank you Malin.

Re: Notary

Okay thanks! Oh I just need my degree notarised thats all :)

Futon mattress - where to buy in Lx area

Hello everybody! Where is it possible to get a recommendation on futon mattress and bed? Where ...

 Portugal Expat Housing

Re: T1 fully furnished near cidade universitaria?

Hi Anna, my 1 bedroom apartment near Rua Morais Soares will be free from October, please let me ...

Re: Looking for long term rental, villa or townhouse

please message me also as might have exactly what you are looking for case you havent found that al...

T2 apartment for rent near Amoreiras (Rato)

Very nice 2 bedroom/2 bath apartment, in a pleasant condominium, 24h security, central heating, wit...

 Portugal Expat Jobs

Auf der Suche nach Deutsch Lautsprechern (M/F)

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

Customer Support Agent (m/f) Fluent in German

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

Looking for German Speakers

Die HR-Profiler ist eine nationale Hauptstadt Unternehmen spezialisiert in der Bereitstellung von s...

 Portugal Expat Marketplace

Re: Translator sought

Thanks Malin. I found a lawyer nearby who translated and certified the translatio . I hope it will ...


Hi Ariane, I´m a Business English teacher. Let me know if I can help.


Portuguese as a foreign language Individual: 11€+TAX/hour Groups: 8€+TAX/hour/person. PROMO...

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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