How to request your Portuguese Birth Certificate with us?
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ConvenientAll the necessary procedures can be accomplished seamlessly from where you are now.
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Useful Information about the Portuguese Birth Certificate
How do you acquire a birth certificate in Portugal?
When engaging in some official transactions in Portugal, a birth certificate may be necessary. For instance, if you were born in Portugal but hold citizenship of a different country, and want to apply for Portuguese nationality or a tax number (NIF), you’d have to present your birth certificate. Let’s examine together where and how you can obtain your Portuguese birth certificate, and the circumstances that might necessitate its use.
What exactly is a birth certificate?
A birth certificate is an official document that confirms a person’s birth and is frequently required in administrative processes to validate a person’s identity and existence. A Portuguese birth certificate includes the following details:
- Page number
- Registration number
- Type of birth certificate
- Book number
- National register identification number
- Civil status details (name, surname, etc…)
Where can you procure a birth certificate in Portugal?
In the past, obtaining a birth certificate required a physical visit to Portugal. However, now it is feasible to request a Portuguese birth certificate completely online. There are companies that can handle the application on your behalf. As a result, you can receive your birth certificate via email, in PDF format, without the need to be physically present in Portugal.
Why do I need a Portuguese birth certificate?
You can need it for many procedures, but as an example, you need one to request a NIF if you’re born in Portugal, or you have Portuguese nationality. Without it, you can’t request a NIF, if you are Portuguese.
Do I need a Portuguese birth certificate to get a NIF?
You don’t need a Portuguese birth certificate to get a NIF if you’re not of Portuguese nationality, or not born in Portugal.
How long does it take to get my Portuguese birth certificate?
Usually, it takes between 5 and 10 days. Portuguese administration can experience delays, and we tried to include them in the waiting duration..
How do I receive my Portuguese birth certificate?
For you, it will be completely online. We take care of everything, and you will receive your Portuguese birth certificate through email as a PDF.
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