Who can acquire Portuguese Nationality?
- Foreigners who are adults or emancipated under Portuguese law and who have been legally resident in Portuguese territory for at least six years, provided that they have sufficient knowledge of the Portuguese language and have not been convicted of a crime punishable by a prison sentence of three years or more, in accordance with Portuguese law, by means of a request addressed to the Minister of Justice – article 6 no. 1 of the Nationality Law and article 19 of the Nationality Regulation.
Where can I apply?
- Civil Registry Office of your choice;
- Extension of the Central Registry Office located at the CNAI