Living in Portugal
About us

The site livinginportugal is dedicated to the Residential Tourism and was developed by the Turismo de Portugal, I.P. (Portuguese Tourist Board), in cooperation with the Ministry of Finances, through the Tax Authority, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, through the aicep Portugal Global, E.P.E.,  Business Development Agency of Portuguese Investment and Trade, with the Directorate General of Consular Affairs and Portuguese Communities, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, through the Portuguese Immigration and Borders Service, and with the Portuguese Association of Resort and the Portuguese Real Estate Professionals and Brokers Association.

This site aims to facilitate the access to the relevant information for foreign citizens who wish to live in Portugal.

Integrated in the Ministry of Economy, the Turismo de Portugal, I.P. (Portuguese Tourist Board), is responsible for the promotion, the increment and the sustainability of the touristic activity, bringing together in a unique entity all the institutional competences regarding the stimulation of tourism (offer and demand). To obtain more information about the mentioned institution, please visit our site To obtain any touristic information, please

Turismo de Portugal, I.P.
Rua Ivone Silva, Lote 6
1050-124 Lisboa
Tel: +351 211 140 200
Fax: +351 211 140 833