Portuguese Foundation - Request for the authorization of disposal of assets

Service channels

  • Request online

    Request authorization for disposal of assets

It covers only private foundations with public utility status and public foundations. Request for authorisation to dispose of assets attributed by the founder in the act of incorporation and which are of special significance for the purposes of the foundation.

This service is only available through the reserved area of the ePortugal portal.

Procedure and requirements


  • submission of the request together with the supporting documents 
  • instruction of the request
  • proposal for a decision
  • decision by the competent Government member
  • communication of the decision to the applicant.

Time of issue/decision


Legislation, refusals, contests, claims



Reasons for refusal


Competent Entity

Secretaria-Geral da Presidência de Conselho de Ministros

Address: Rua Professor Gomes Teixeira, n.º 2 1399-022 LISBOA

Phone number: 213 927 600

Email address: sec-geral@sg.pcm.gov.pt

Web url: https://www.sg.pcm.gov.pt/