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Foreigners and Immigration Law

"Every citizen shall possess the same social dignity and shall be equal before the Law."

Constitution of the Portuguese Republic - Art. 13

The respect for Human Rights and for social integration are mirrored in the legal requirements for the integration of foreign nationals in Portugal, as stated by Act nr. 23/2007 dated 04 July, with the alterations introduced by Act nr. 29/2012 dated 08 of August.

We can initiate all administrative procedures with the Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (Borders and Foreigners Service - SEF) in order to:

  • Extension of Stay
  • Extension of temporary stay or residence visas
  • Extension of Residence Permit (Renewal)
  • Application for Family Members
  • Application for Golden Residence Permit