Open a Portugal Bank Account

Portugal Bank Account

€ 350


What it includes:

A Portugal bank account single or joint

A tax representative that will open the bank account in your behalf

Send all your documents to your country for you to sign

You will obtain an IBAN, meet your bank manager, and get online access.


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Based on average cost of office space in US.

$1599 seat / per year

Limited physical space

Limited physical space

Limited physical space

Limited physical space


Excellent for scaling teams to build culture.

$799 seat / per year

Unlimited guests

Unlimited meeting space

8 apps open per participant

1 shared browser per 4 participants

Free 30 day trial


For large organizations to build real culture.

$899 seat / per year

Unlimited guests

Unlimited meeting space

Unlimted apps open per participant

Unlimited shared browsers

Free 30 day trial

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Opening a Portuguese bank account timeline

Place your order

Complete your $340 payment and complete our online form.

You must upload proof of address, Passport or EU National ID card, Proof of employment, and your Portugal NIF

Receive bank account opening documents

Receive opening documents for your bank account via email. Our Portuguese lawyer will authenticate your signatures. Collect all the necessary paperwork and send it to Portugal by mail.

step 3
Get access to your new bank account!

You'll receive your IBAN, meet your bank manager, and get online access all from the comfort of your home abroad.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Do I need to be a resident to open a bank account in Portugal?

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?

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?

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. The sooner you send back the documents signed, the earliest they will be open.

What kind of support will I have with my Portuguese bank account?

With our service, 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?

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?

Yes, at Movingto 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, we handle all the heavy lifting so you can focus on your move.

What other services does Movingto offer apart from bank account opening assistance?

In addition to helping with bank account opening, Movingto offers a wide range of services including visa assistance (all types), health insurance, broadband and phone services, citizenship, birth certificates, and tax numbers, among others.

How do I know which service to choose on

Movingto offers a detailed review and comparison of all the services and companies that you need when moving. You can quickly view the prices and ratings of these companies based on feedback from our clients, enabling you to choose the best fit for your needs and budget. If you still unsure you can always book a consultation call with one of our legal experts.

Does help with acquiring the best mortgage rates in Portugal?

Yes, we do. If you're planning to buy a property in Portugal, you can find and compare the best mortgage rates on our platform. Get in touch with our mortgage broker who will find you the best rates for free.

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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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