Are you an entrepreneur who intends to develop your startup in Portugal, even though you might not have started your business yet?
Have you already launched a startup in your country but want to set it up in Portugal?
Are you from outside the European Economic Area & Switzerland?
— If so, you’re eligible to apply for the Startup Visa
Support for the development of projects in the idea phase.
It provides for the assignment of several technical and financial tools for the creation of new innovative companies by entrepreneurs from 18 to 35 years.
New: New call for applications open from 9 July onwards for 400 applicants. For the first time, it is open to projects in the Lisbon region. There will be 2 notices per year.
Creation of a visa for technological and innovative companies, aimed at the global market, wishing to attract highly qualified staff from countries not included in the Schengen area.
The analysis of the eligibility and merit of the candidate companies is the responsibility of IAPMEI.
Tech Visa invites the interview candidates at the Portuguese Embassies / Consulates in the respective country of origin to obtain the residence visa.
Portugal is the ideal country to setup your new business, to work, study, for your second home or a place to retire.
The place where you settle your life, your operation, in Portugal may have significant impact on you, on your business.
Tax, incentives, costs, quality of life are related with your choice.
We can help you on this choice.
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Culture, tradition and monuments, many recognised by UNESCO as World Heritage.
Natural beauty, sunny and peaceful cities and villages, where you're welcomed by friendly people.
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