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Golden Visa
Looking to gain residency in Portugal through investment? The Portugal Golden Visa could be for you.
D7 Visa
Designed for non-EU citizens with steady passive income, this visa grants initial residency for two years.
D8 Visa
The D8 Visa Portugal allows digital nomads and remote workers to legally live and work in Portugal.
D2 Visa
Seeking to launch your business in Portugal? The D2 visa for Portugal is your gateway.
D6 Visa
Are you planning to reunite with your family in Portugal? The D6 family reunion visa for Portugal is a critical step.
Job Seeker Visa
A Job Seeker Visa can be the easiest way for non-EU people to enter Portugal and gain residency.
Student Visa
If you're interested in studying in Portugal, this is an excellent choice, as it's an easy visa to obtain for people all over the world.
Tech Visa
Businesses in the tech industry can easily hire individuals outside the EU. It can also unlock very favorable tax incentives.
Finance and taxes
Portugal NIF
Get a NIF conveniently through an online process. We offer the fastest NIF turnaround in the industry at the most competitive prices.
Portugal bank account
Easily set up a bank account in Portugal no matter where you are in the world. Our expert immigration lawyers take care of it from beginning to end.
Portugal NISS
Obtaining a Portuguese social security number has been made incredibly convenient thanks to our streamlined online process.
Get your Portuguese NHR and start getting the tax benefits of being a resident of Portugal.
Tax filing
An inclusive tax filing service tailored for individuals from foreign countries offers thorough, user-friendly, and expert assistance, just as it should be.
Tax consultation
Receive a detailed understanding of Portugal's tax system and personalized advice based on your specific circumstances.
Annual fiscal representation
You have a NIF but need a fiscal representative? We can help with an annual fiscal representative.
Other services
Birth certificate
Complete a single form and get a duplicate of your birth certificate within a week.
Lease review
Hiring a legal professional to carefully review your rental agreement can help safeguard your rights and provide you with peace of mind.
Driving license exchange
Our legal professionals will book all appointments, translate documents, and ensure you get your exchange in a fast and convenient way.
Portugal citizenship
We can help you apply for your Portugal citizenship. Once we clarify whether you are eligible, we help you every step of the way.
We’re faster
We’re a modern, digital-first firm that employs the latest technologies to make sure we process visas faster than anyone else.
We’re cheaper
We also employ the latest and greatest technologies to improve efficiencies. We pass these savings on to you to guarantee the best prices.
We're trustworthy
Unlike most firms, when you speak with us, you're speaking with licensed immigration lawyers, who give you honest advice you can trust.

Scott Hamilton, from Berkley, USA

Solved my visa woes

"After failing to get my visa twice, I finally decided to reach out to Movingto for help. Ariane explained the process perfectly and why I was previously unsuccessful. They went on to take care of everything end-to-end with a successful result for my wife and I. We could finally retire to Spain."

Bradley White, from London, UK

Seamless visa and NIF

"I initially just purchased a NIF from Movingto. It was fast and the communication was great. So, I decided to purchase my visa with them. Ariane kept me well informed during the entire process and put any doubts I had at ease. I really enjoyed working with Movingto and highly recommend it. "

Tim Greene, from Melbourne, Australia

Bank account done

In order to move to Portugal, I had to open a bank account remotely. I had absolutely no idea where to get started, but Movingto made it dead-simple. They explained what I needed to provide, and they took care of the rest. I was set up with an account from the other side of the world within days.

Frequently asked questions
What visa options are available for global citizens and digital nomads?

Portugal offers the D7 passive income visa for individuals with a stable income from outside Portugal and the NHR (Non-Habitual Residency) visa for skilled professionals and entrepreneurs.

What are the requirements for the D7 visa?

A minimum monthly income of €1,240 (or €2,480 for families) from passive sources such as investments, pensions, or royalties.

What tax benefits come with the NHR visa?

Exemption from income tax on foreign-sourced income, a flat 20% tax rate on eligible professional income, and reduced capital gains tax.

Can I apply for citizenship after living in Portugal for a certain period?

Yes, you can apply for Portuguese citizenship after five years of legal residency.

What is the cost of living in Portugal?

The cost of living in Portugal is generally affordable, with monthly expenses typically between €1,000 and €2,000.

Is the healthcare system in Portugal accessible to foreigners?

Yes, foreigners can access the public healthcare system (SNS) with a valid health insurance card or by contributing to the social security system

What are the best cities to live in Portugal for digital nomads?

Lisbon, Porto, Coimbra, and Braga are popular destinations for digital nomads due to their vibrant tech scenes, affordable living costs, and excellent internet connectivity.

Are there any tax incentives for digital nomads in Portugal?

Yes, digital nomads may qualify for the NHR visa's tax benefits if they are self-employed or work remotely for non-Portuguese companies.

What are the cultural highlights of Portugal?

Portugal is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty. Visitors can enjoy stunning beaches, historic cities, delicious cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and welcoming locals.

What is the best time of year to move to Portugal?

Spring (March–May) and fall (September–November) offer pleasant temperatures and fewer crowds. However, Portugal enjoys a mild climate year-round.

What are the transportation options in Portugal?

Portugal has a well-developed transportation system, including trains, buses, and ferries. The metro systems in Lisbon and Porto are efficient and affordable.

Is Portugal a safe country to live in?

Yes, Portugal is generally considered a safe country with low crime rates. However, it is always advisable to take precautions and be aware of your surroundings.

What are the most popular tourist attractions in Portugal?

Some of the most popular tourist attractions in Portugal include the historic cities of Lisbon, Porto, and Coimbra; the stunning beaches of the Algarve; the Douro Valley wine region; and the picturesque island of Madeira.

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Our team of experts can take care of NIFs, visas, taxes, insurance, broadband, mortgages, bank accounts, and more.

Moving to Portugal:
We offer everything you need

Our team of experts and our easy-to-use platform can take care of NIFs, visas, taxes, insurance, broadband, mortgages, bank accounts, and more.

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Portugal NIF

Portugal NIF

A Portugal NIF is your first step in your move to Portugal. A tax identification number is required for banking, renting a flat, working, and living in Portugal.

All Portugal visas

All Portugal visas

Learn about all visa types available in Portugal. This guide will list all the options and explain which each one is for you.

Bank account

Open a bank account

Opening a Portugal bank account remotely can be difficult. You'll need a Portugal bank account as part of your moving process.

NHR Tax Regime

NHR Tax Regime

Learn about the NHR Tax Regime and why everyone is moving to Portugal. The Non-Habitual Resident is a special tax regime that gives you incredible tax benefits in Portugal.

Portugal Mortgages for expats

Portugal mortgages for expats

We've partnered with top lenders to give you access to over 2,000 mortgage deals in Portugal. Talk to our broker for free today.

Portugal's Broadband and Mobile phone providers

Broadband and mobile

The Ultimate Guide to Broadband and Phone Providers in Portugal. Talk to our expert for free today.

Health insurance for Digital Nomads, expats and Portugal locals

Health insurance for Digital Nomads, expats and Portugal locals

We've partnered with top health insurance companies to give you the best deals in Portugal. Talk to our broker for free today.

Portuguese birth certificate

Portuguese birth certificate

If you were born in Portugal and you're missing your birth certificate, we can help you get a new one quickly and easily.

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We are Dean and Ana, the dynamic couple behind Movingto. Our journey has taken us across the globe, from the vibrant city of Melbourne to the colorful landscapes of Spain.

Founded in April 2021, Movingto was inspired by our own experiences of moving from London to Lisbon. Frustrated with the process, we wanted to make relocating a modern, digital, user-friendly, and more cost-effective experience.

Fast forward 3 years and we now have a team of solicitors who have processed thousands of visas for people around the world.

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