Consult the section "COVID-19: viagens para Portugal" not Portal das Communities (www.portaldascomunidades.mne.gov.pt).
Validade do Cartão de Cidadão and other documents
Articule 16º do DL nº10-A / 2020, of March 13, altered by DL nº22 / 2020, of May 16, establishes that the Cartão de Cidadão, as other referred documents, whose validity expires as of the date of Entry into force on the date of the DL or the 15 days immediately before, are accepted in the same terms until October 30, 2020, and even after this date, provided that the holder proves that he has already scheduled the respective renewal.
The referred legislation can be consulted here: https://dre.pt/application/conteudo/133879987
The ONLINE PREVIOUS APPOINTMENT system is available for the following consular procedures:
- Issuance of the Portuguese Electronic Passport (PEP);
- Issuance of the “Cartão de Cidadão”;
- All the Civil Registry procedures;
- All notarial procedures.
The previous online appointment is made in the "Portal das Communities", accessible from the website https://www.portaldascomunidades.mne.pt/pt/agendamento-online-de-atos-consulares.
All the information related to these procedures, including the respective cost and the necessary documents, is available on the same page.
The other consular procedures are carried out only with a PREVIOUS APPOINTMENT, requested via email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Appointments by email are pending confirmation by the same means. Users are requested to arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled time.
For the withdrawal of the passport, which does not require an appointment, the user can come with the proof of it every day from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All consular fees must be paid in cash at the time of order.
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