Embassy of Portugal in Italy

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Procedure for the Notification of Mobility

College students holding residence permits issued by a Member State of the European Union and covered by an European Union or multilateral programme with mobility measures, or by an agreement between two or more higher education institutions, are allowed to enter and stay in Portuguese territory for a period of study, and also to carry out a professional activity in accordance with Article 97 (“Lei n.º 102/2017”), for a maximum period of 360 days, provided that they notify SEF (“Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras”) thereof until 30 days before the start of the mobility period.

The notification should also include a scanned copy of these documents:

- Valid passport;
- Copy of the Residence Authorization issued by another Member State in which they reside, valid for the entire period stay;
- Health insurance or proof of coverage by the National Health Service;
- Proof of means of subsistence;
- Proof of admission to a higher education institution under an EU mobility programme or agreement with the higher education institute of origin;
- Proof of payment of tuition fees, if applicable.

The notification must be sent by e-mail to the SEF regional directorate of the study area and up to 30 days before the start of the mobility period.

Presentation of the Letters of Credentials of Ambassador Francisco Ribeiro Telles to the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella


Ambassador Francisco Ribeiro Telles has presented yesterday, the 28th of November, to the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, the Letters which accredit him as the Ambassador of Portugal in Italy.



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António Guterres appointed as the next UN Secretary-General


The General Assembly  appointed by acclamation the former Prime Minister of Portugal, António Guterres, as the next United Nations Secretary-General, to succeed Ban Ki-moon.

Mr. Guterres, aged 67, was Prime Minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002, and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees from June 2005 to December 2015. He will become the world's top diplomat on 1 January 2017, and hold that post for the next five years.



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