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Minors over 12 years old
Warning: To apply for this document you will need an appointment. Click here to book na appointment.
What should I bring?
B.I. and/or previous Passport (if in your possession).
The minor must be escorted by an adult who carrys the perental responsibilities, dully identified with a valid Citizen Card or a valid Passport.
How long will it take?
Normal Requests: Aproximately 20 working days. Urgent Requests: Aproximately 10 working days.
Collection of Citizen Card
The collection can take place during weekdays between 8:30am and 4:00pm. No need to book an appointment. The collection can also take place in a different location as long as requested by the applicant during the application process. The Citizen Card cannot be collected one year after the PIN letter is issued.
Collection by the applicant The applicants should present their previous B.I./Citizen Card or Passport and the PIN letter (if in their possession).
Collection by others The Citizen Card can be collected by a third person upon the applicant’s request during the application process. The applicant must indicate the following regarding the third person:
Type of ID document;
Where it was issued;
Full name and date of birth
Upon Collection, the third person should carry their ID mentioned in the applicant’s request as well as the PIN letter (if in their possession).
How much does it cost? Normal request (outside of Portugal) valid up to 5 years: £18,32 Urgent request (outside of Portugal) valid up to 5 years: £41,23
Warning: The services reserve their right to request further documentation to proceed with the application process.