Public Inspection Templates

In this section of the Portal you can find a set of Technical Specifications on Public Inspection of establishments for a subset of areas of economic activity.

Sector Guides

A set of guides currently available for each area of economic activity.

Food and Beverage

Guide for starting and maintaining the activity (Portuguese only)

Guide to good tax practices (Portuguese only)

Local Lodgings

Guide to good tax practices (Portuguese only)


Access to a set of inspection simulators prepared based on the templates used by public officials and all legislation that applies.

Access to activity
To verify the obligations related to access to the activity with the administration.
Infrastructure and Facilities
To check obligations related to sanitation facilities and conditions of the facility.
To check obligations regarding the establishments scope of operation.
Work Conditions
To check obligations related to workng conditions.
Social Security
To check obligations related to Social Security.
To check tax obligations.

Participating Entities

  • Agência para a Modernização Administrativa, I.P.  (Administrative Modernization Agency, I.P.)
  • Autoridade para as Condições do Trabalho (Authority for working Conditions)
  • Autoridade para a Segurança Alimentar e Económica (Food and Economic Safety Authority)
  • Autoridade Tributária e Aduaneira (Tributary and Customs Authority)
  • Gabinete da Secretária de Estado Adjunta e da Modernização Administrativa (Deputy Secretary of State for Administrative Modernization)
  • Gabinete da Secretária de Estado da Segurança Social (Office of the Secretary of State for Social Security)
  • Instituto de Segurança Social, I.P. (Institute of Social Security, I.P.)
  • Secretaria-Geral do Ministério da Administração Interna (General Secretariat of the Ministry of Internal Affairs)