BANK ACCOUNT
Open a Portugal bank account remotely
€340 inc VAT
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Begin the process from anywhere in the world. We’ll take care of the rest.
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THE PROCESS
Get your Portugal bank account in 6 easy steps
1
Speak with an expert
We need to understand whether you qualify
2
Place your order
Sign contract and make payment
3
Gather your documents
We'll need IDs and other documents from you to apply
4
Application
Your application will be prepared and submitted
5
Receive bank account
Our Portuguese lawyer will authenticate your signatures,  collect all the necessary paperwork
6
Start using it
You'll receive your IBAN, meet your bank manager, and get online access all from the comfort of your home
THE BEST REVIEWS
Look at what previous customers have to say

Daniel Rose, from California, USA

Movingto is seriously awesome

"Movingto is seriously awesome! They made my business expansion to Portugal smooth, providing D2 visa info and paperwork help. The supportive team eased what seemed a complex process. Today, I'm writing this from my new office in Lisbon, all thanks to them. If moving to Portugal, choose Movingto. They're amazing!"

Oscar Eel, from London, UK

Happy with them

"Movingto helped me getting a digital nomad visa for Portugal. My job is in UK and I can work remotely from anywhere. They also introduced me to the benefits of the NHR and I’ve been saving a lot of money while traveling. I couldn’t recommend them more"

Chris Coyier, from New York, USA

I used this service to get a NIF number…

I used this service to get a NIF number for my father. They managed to get it in less than 7 days, gave me a log in to manage the number as well.I haven't got around to using it for their other services yet, but it worked well for me.

QUESTIONS
Frequently asked questions
Do I need to be a resident to open a bank account in Portugal?
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No, you do not need to be a resident to open a bank account in Portugal. Whether you're a local resident, a foreigner living in Portugal, or living abroad, you can open an account. This could be for any purpose such as applying for a D7 visa, a Golden visa, or buying a property.

What documents are required to open a bank account in Portugal?
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Generally, you'll need a valid ID or passport, proof of address, and your tax identification number (NIF). If you use our services, you don't need to apostille any documents as we include the cost of signature certification by a law firm in Portugal.

How long does it typically take to open a bank account in Portugal?
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Traditionally, it may take four weeks to open a bank account in Portugal, but with Movingto, we can help you get your account up and running within minutes. We've streamlined the process into three easy steps.

What support will I have with my Portuguese bank account?
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Your account will come with a private bank manager who will be your main point of contact with the bank. This white-glove service can help you navigate any issues or questions you may have.

What kind of account can I open in Portugal with your service?
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Through our platform, you can open either an individual or a joint account with multiple account owners. We work with one of the largest private banks in Portugal, giving you access to hundreds of branches and ATMs throughout the country.

How can Movingto help me open a bank account in Portugal?
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We streamline the process of opening a bank account in Portugal. From getting your signature recognized by a law firm in Portugal to liaising with the bank.

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Purchase a Portugal D7 Visa

Portugal D7 Visa

€ 3000

2,500

What it includes:

Review and prepare all the required documents

NIF + Bank account

Embassy appointment

Residence permit

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$1599 seat / per year

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$799 seat / per year

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overview

Your Portugal D7 Visa timeline

STEP 1
NIF + Bank Account

Your Portugal NIF will be requested by a fiscal representative through a power of attorney by the tax authorities.

After that, you must open a Portuguese bank account and transfer money to demonstrate that you have the financial resources to maintain your residence (€665 per month for the primary applicant and €333 per month for each accompanying family member).

STEP 2
Visa application

In person at the Portuguese Embassy or the appropriate authority in the country of origin or legal residence.

Depending on the consulate or embassy, visa requirements may differ. We will organize everything for you prior to your appointment.

step 3
Residence permit

The initial residential permit is granted for a period of two years, followed by a three-year extension.

A resident who has lived in Portugal for five years is eligible to apply for a permanent residency permit valid for five years and can then pursue Portuguese citizenship.

Frequently Asked Questions

Moving is difficult, so we're sure you have a lot of questions!

What is a Portugal D7 Visa?
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The Portugal D7 Visa, also known as the Passive Income Visa, is intended for individuals who wish to move to Portugal and can sustain themselves financially without needing employment there. This could be through pensions, rental income, financial investments, or other forms of passive income. It's popular among retirees, freelancers, and digital nomads.

Who is eligible for a D7 Visa?
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You're eligible for a D7 Visa if you can demonstrate steady passive income that can comfortably cover your living expenses in Portugal. There's no specified minimum amount, but as a guide, it should meet the Portuguese minimum wage, currently of approximately €700 per month.

How long is the D7 Visa valid for?
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The D7 Visa is initially valid for one year and can be renewed for successive periods of two years. After five years of legal residency, you can apply for permanent residency or even Portuguese Citizenship if you meet certain criteria.

Does the D7 Visa allow me to work in Portugal?
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While the D7 Visa is geared towards individuals with passive income, it doesn't prohibit you from working. However, you'll need to meet certain requirements, and any income you generate from working can't be used to meet the income requirement for the visa.

Can my family come with me on a D7 Visa?
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Yes, dependents can be included in your D7 Visa application. This can include your spouse, minor children, and dependent parents.

How do I apply for a D7 Visa?
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Movingto will guide you through the whole application process. Which starts in your home country at a Portuguese embassy or consulate. You'll need to provide several documents, including proof of your passive income, and you may need to attend an interview. Once your application is approved, you move to Portugal and apply for a residence permit.

What documents do I need for the application?
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You'll need to provide documents like a valid passport, proof of health insurance, criminal record certificate, and importantly, proof of your regular passive income. Check the embassy's requirements as they can vary.

How long does the application process take?
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The processing time can vary but typically takes between 1-4 months. It's recommended to apply well in advance of your planned move date to account for any delays.

How much does the D7 Visa cost?
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Movingto has the best prices in the market at $2,800 per first applicant. There could be additional costs for document translations or notary services. Be sure to check with your local embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date information.

What steps do I need to take after arriving in Portugal with my D7 Visa?
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Once you're in Portugal, you'll need to apply for a residence permit, register with the local authorities, and set up your tax status. You may also want to open a Portuguese bank account.

Can I buy property in Portugal with a D7 Visa?
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Yes, there are no restrictions on property ownership for D7 Visa holders. In fact, Movingto can assist you in securing the best mortgage rates in Portugal.

How does health insurance work in Portugal?
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Health insurance is a requirement for the D7 Visa. Portugal has a public health system, but you may choose to opt for private health insurance. You can compare health insurance options on Movingto

What about taxes?
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That is the best part! As a resident of Portugal, you are eligible to apply for an NHR tax regime and save lots of money by paying to reduce taxes in Portugal. Portugal has numerous double tax agreements in place to avoid you being taxed twice.

Can I extend or renew my D7 Visa in Portugal?
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Yes, the D7 Visa can be renewed in Portugal. After the first year, you can apply for a two-year extension. For further assistance or queries, feel free to reach out to us at Movingto

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TESTIMONIALS

Daniel Rose, from California, USA

Movingto is seriously awesome

"Movingto is seriously awesome! They made my business expansion to Portugal smooth, providing D2 visa info and paperwork help. The supportive team eased what seemed a complex process. Today, I'm writing this from my new office in Lisbon, all thanks to them. If moving to Portugal, choose Movingto. They're amazing!"

Oscar Eel, from London, UK

Happy with them

"Movingto helped me getting a digital nomad visa for Portugal. My job is in UK and I can work remotely from anywhere. They also introduced me to the benefits of the NHR and I’ve been saving a lot of money while traveling. I couldn’t recommend them more"

Chris Coyier, from New York, USA

I used this service to get a NIF number…

I used this service to get a NIF number for my father. They managed to get it in less than 7 days, gave me a log in to manage the number as well.I haven't got around to using it for their other services yet, but it worked well for me.

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