Portugal Business Visa Requirements

Visa requirements for business

  1. Passport:

Original passport holders must have a passport that is valid for at least six months beyond their planned travel date and has at least two blank pages for visa stamping.

  1. a) A copy of any previous passports or visas that have been issued.
  2. b) Include all of your previous passports (if any).
  3. c) If a visa request is denied, the information of the original letter sent by the country’s authorities are preferable.
  4. Visa Application Form for Portugal: 

The applicant must complete and sign the visa application form.


  1. Photo requirements: 

Two recent passport-sized photos with a matt or semi-matt quality, 60-80% facial coverage, white backdrop, and no border (Size: 35mm x 45mm)

Please note that the photograph must be less than 3 months old, scanned/stapled, and not have been used in any previous visas.


  1. Covering-Letter: 

A covering letter from the application detailing the applicant’s name, designation, passport number, purpose, and who will be responsible for the entire trip’s costs, including travel, lodging, and expenses. Addressed to: The Visa Officer, Portuguese Embassy in Dhaka.

  1. Letter of Invitation: 

(If Any)


  1. Forwarding-Letter: 
  2. On the applicant’s company letterhead, a forwarding letter / NOC from the applicant’s company authority specifying the applicant’s name, designation, passport number, reason, and duration of visit.
  3. A letter from the educational institution requesting a visa or a student card/proof of school enrolment (if student)


  1. Occupation Proof:

If the applicant is a first-time traveler or a sole proprietor, a. Company registration certificate (original notarized English translation and photocopy of the original).

  1. Copies of the office ID card and visitor cards.
  2. Financials: 
  3. Company or personal bank statement for the previous six months, clearly stating the bank’s name and phone number.
  4. Pay slip for the previous six months. (If applicable)


  1. Make a reservation for a plane ticket and a hotel room.

So-way Tours & Travels offers Visa Consultancy in Portugal.

Visas are provided to Bangladeshi visa applicants who intend to travel to Portugal in a variety of categories, including:


Visit visas, tourist visas, business visas, family visas, and other visas are all available.


Portugal’s Honorary Consulate in Dhaka:

House No. 19 B, Road No. 117/120

Gulshan, Dhaka-1212 Bangladesh


The Embassy of France, on the other hand, is in charge of the Embassy of Portugal’s visa problems. As a result, please apply for your Schengen visa (type C) for Portugal at the French Embassy.


France’s Embassies:

Road 108, House 18, 

Gulshan, Dhaka 1212

Tel: (+88) 02 5881 3811 – 14 

FAX: (+88) 02 5881 3612 

E-mail Address: ambafrance@gononet.com 

Website Address: www.ambafrance-bd.org

Visa information for Schengen countries:


Learn more about how to apply for a Schengen visa.


Residents of Bangladesh, on the other hand, must apply for long-term national visas (for research, study, work, or family reunion) at the Portuguese Embassy in New Delhi. Applications will only be considered if Portugal is the primary destination of the scheduled trip, taking into account the length of stay.


The VFS Portugal Visa Application Centre is a place where you can apply for a visa

Address: No. 15-26, Block E, 

2nd Floor, International Trade Tower, 

Nehru Place, New Delhi-110019

Email: infonorth.ptin@vfshelpline.com, 


Website: http://pt.vfsglobal.co.in/ 

Phone: (+91) 22 6786 6070

Chancery No. 4, Panchsheel Marg Chanakyapuri

New Delhi, 110021

The cost of a visa to Portugal is 

BDT 5,800.


Processing Time: 

The total processing time is estimated to be 10 to 15 working days (time may vary depending on the applicant’s profile and the actual processing time at the embassy).

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