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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: Renting In Portugal

Hi ID only. Most renters will ask you a fee as well.


Hi Janet, Good that you are planning to come to our beautiful Cascais! I'm sure you'll love it....

in need of a van...

Can anyone( or know anyone who can) help us move a few things to Caldas da reinha? We are staying ...

 Portugal Town Talk

Re: Wanted: friends to hang out with!

Hi Shannen, I'm exactly at the same situation :)) moved here last Tuesday and except my colleagu...

Re: Visiting Porto

Hello Bejamin. I'm Pedro. Although I'm currently working in Malawi, please feel free to ask for any...

Re: Tennis in Lisbon?

Only in Lisbon (Clube de Ténis do Monsanto).

 Portugal Expat Housing

Flat to rent in Coimbra

Hello everyone! I am looking to change my flat in Coimbra. If you happen to know about a furnish...

Re: Alentejo Coastal paradise...still available.

Ena ena what a complete introduction.;-) Dear Tom, it seems that we might have good perspectives t...


Monthly: 1400 euros (periods of 6 months to 1 year) Target: Foreigners positioned in Portugal fo...

 Portugal Expat Jobs

Re: Looking for german speakers

what are the requirements? Jennifer

Re: Part or Full Time Income in the Luxury Industry!

Hi Tina Please could you forward me some further information with regards to this opportunity. Th...

Looking for job in Lisbon

Hello everyone, Me and my partner will be in Lisbon for her daughter's 2 year education in a pri...

 Portugal Expat Marketplace


Dear Reader: If you have any type of asset(s) situated anywhere in the world which you have lost or...

Quinta in the middle of Nature.

We offer for sale or renting with a long term contract a beautiful Quinta in the middle of Nature ...

Re: Quick & Affordable Website Design or Improvement

hi everyone , i'm looking for a 3 bedroom flat between oeiras e Parede for the maximum of 700e. ...

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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