What are the documents and requirements to Request the social adoption allowance?

To be entitled to the allowance, the beneficiary must meet the following conditions:

  • Reside in Portugal or being similar to residents
  • Do not hold, as well as their household, movable heritage (bank deposits, shares, obligations, savings certificates, securities and securities units on collective investment institutions) on an amount higher than €104.582,40 (corresponds to 240 times the amount of the social supports indexation - IAS) to the date of the request,
  • Have a monthly income, per person, of the household equal or lower than 80% of the IAS (348.61€).

To know more details about the conditions of access to the allowance, consult the Social Security’s Portal.