National Visa

Information and Required Documentation:

- Find all information on National Visas (stays over three months) on

How to Apply:

- Applicants residing within 150 miles from the Consulate must schedule an appointment to come to this Office;

- Others may when justified sign the application before an American Notary Public and send all the documents by mail to “Secção Consular da Embaixada de Portugal em Washington DC”;

- Please indicate a daytime phone number and email;

- Provide all documents, payment, as well as a pre-paid envelope;

- Incomplete submissions will not be considered and will be returned;

- The process can take about 4 to 6 weeks.


- Temporary visas (less than a year): $87.75;

- Residence (one year or longer): $105.29 payable in cash or money order.


- 2012 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036