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Request on location
  • It has a deadline of 30 days
  • It is free
  • In the Portuguese Consular Posts or in the Embassy / Consulate that holds the jurisdiction of that country, in case there is no Portuguese consular post

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All foreign citizens who are not nationals of EU Member States, the European Economic Area and Switzerland, for the exercise of artistic activity aimed at public spectacles, the producing entities or organizers of these shows.

The competent Consular Office must be consulted in order to know the opening hours for receiving visa applications.

  • Application in own model

  • Passport or other valid travel document

  • Two equal photos, pass type, updated and in good conditions of identification of the applicant

  • Valid travel insurance to cover the expenses necessary for medical reasons, including urgent medical care and possible repatriation

  • Request for consultation of the Portuguese criminal registry by the Aliens and Borders Service (SEF)

  • Certificate of criminal record of the country of origin or country where the applicant has been resident for more than one year

  • Proof of accommodation conditions

  • Proof of the existence of means of subsistence

  • Employment contract

  • Proof of how he exercises, on a regular basis, the artistic activity he has to perform.


30 days.

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