Portuguese Foundation - legal communications

Service channels

  • Communicate online

    The legal communications are made through the reserved area of the ePortugal portal

The Portuguese Foundations must make some communications to the General Secretariat of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (SGPCM), by sending documents and information, such as the rendering of accounts and the sending of alterations in the composition of the governing bodies. It also covers the reporting duties of public foundations.

Procedure and requirements


  • submission of documents on ePortugal
  • analysis by SGPCM     
  • communication of compliance or request of missing documents.



Additional Data

Territorial Scope
Portuguese foundations and cooperatives with a national, regional or local scope, including the ones in the Autonomous Regions.

Legislation, refusals, contests, claims



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/