Portuguese Passport Services

Portuguese Passport

Worried about what's to come in the future and need to keep your alternatives open for your family? Take the advantage of Portuguese Nationality which is accessible to all individuals of Goan roots.

As per the provision permitted by the Portuguese Nationality Law, all those who were Portuguese citizens (connected with Goa) before 1961 are allowed to retain their Portuguese nationality till date. Hence, with the help of a Portuguese Passport, you have the opportunity to gain Portuguese Citizenship & travel anywhere in the Europe Union.

YOU CAN APPLY FOR PORTUGUESE NATIONALITY / PORTUGUESE PASSPORT :

  • If you were born in the erstwhile Portuguese territory of Goa, Daman and Diu during Portuguese rule until 19th December 1961.
  • If you are the son or daughter of a person born in the erstwhile Portuguese territory of Goa, regardless of where you were born.
  • If you are married to a Portuguese citizen.
  • Descendants of a deceased person born in Goa before 19th December 1961 too can apply for Portuguese Nationality.

Acquiring a Portuguese Passport in Goa involves a lot of formalities, documentation and trips to the Portuguese Consulate. So why not get it done quickly & efficiently from the Portuguese Passport experts at Travco Holidays, Margao?

You can look to us at Travco, Goa as trusted companions for support in Portuguese Nationality and Portuguese Passport documentation & formalities - A demonstrated, reliable & a direct name in the field of travel & nationality documentation - Quick and well organized management of all new & old procedures in Lisbon and Goa.

Our Portuguese Passport Services Include:

  • Issuing new Portuguese Passport
  • Renewal of Portuguese Passport
  • Portuguese Passport Formalities
  • Portuguese Passport Documentation
  • Collection of Portuguese Passport
  • Document Attestation Portugal

Contact us at +91 832 2713207 or +91 9860090341 for complete advice, procuring of all significant and mandatory certificates, translations, processing of reports as well as document attestation in Goa.

You can also email us at: travcoholidays@gmail.com, goa@travcoholidays.com

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STAGE - I (FOR PEOPLE OF GOAN ORIGIN BORN PRIOR TO 19TH DECEMBER 1961).

A. List of documents required :

  • Birth Certificate. (Certified copy from the Sub-Registrar Office, Govt. of Goa)
  • Residence Certificate of the applicant (from the Panchayat or Mamlatdar or SEO). Will not be required if the applicant is deceased.
  • Additional Residence Certificate specifying the period of stay from 1st January 1974 to 31st December 1975 of the applicant. (from the Church or Work Place or School).
  • Indian passport (photocopy) of the applicant. (Will not be required if the applicant is deceased).
  • Death Certificate of Applicant (If the applicant is deceased).

B. Document of Identification issued by the Portuguese Administration prior to 19th December 1961.

Any one of the following documents is mandatory.

  • Birth Certificate and marriage Certificate of the applicant's parents issued by the Office of the Sub-Registrar in Goa or Directorate of Archives.
  • OR

  • Original Portuguese Passport issued prior to 1961.or
  • Original Bilhete de Identidade issued prior to 1961.or
  • Original Documento para viagem issued prior to 1961.or
  • Original Certidao Narrativa issued prior to 1961.or

Duration to conclude the Portuguese Passport process is approx. 3-4 months.

Additional Value Added Service:

We also provide the services of searching your birth and marriage records from the Archives, Sub-Registrar office, Panchayat, Mamlatdar. Attached please find the Enquiry Form. Please fill the Form and email or scan the same back to us for further advice.

STAGE - II (FOR REGISTRATION / TRANSCRIPTION OF MARRIAGE IN PORTUGAL).

List of documents required :

  • Birth Certificate of the spouse.
  • Indian passport (photocopy) of the spouse. (Will not be required if the spouse is deceased).
  • Death Certificate of spouse (If spouse is deceased).
  • Marriage Certificate of the applicant.
  • Indian passport (photocopy) of the applicant. (Will not be required if the applicant is deceased).
  • Assento de Nascimento (photocopy) of the applicant. (Assento de Nascimento is the birth certificate issued by Conservatoria dos Registos Centrais in Lisboa. This certificate can be obtained only on completion of Portuguese Nationality process of the applicant)

Duration to conclude the Marriage Registration process is approx. 4-6 weeks.

STAGE - III (FOR PORTUGUESE DESCENDANTS BORN AFTER 19TH DECEMBER 1961 ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD).

List of documents required :

  • Birth Certificate of the applicant.
  • Indian passport (photocopy) of the applicant.
  • Assento de Nascimento and Assento de Casamento (photocopy) of the applicant's parent. (These certificates can be obtained only on completion of Birth and marriage process of the applicant's parent in Portugal).
  • Duration to conclude the Portuguese Passport process is approx. 4-6 weeks.

DEFINITIONS.

Birth Certificate (Registo De Nascimento) is the photocopy of the original Birth Register obtained from the office of the Sub-Registrar's office, Government of Goa.

Marriage Certificate (Registo De Casamento) is the photocopy of the original Marriage Register obtained from the office of the Civil Registrar cum Sub-Registrar's office, Government of Goa.

Residence Certificate is obtained from the respective Mamlatdar / Municipality / Panchayat / SEO within the jurisdiction of the applicant's residence. (Applicant's Photograph should be pasted and attested by the Issuing Authority)

Additional Proof of Residence (Complimentary Residence Certificate) obtained either from School/College/Employer/Church/Temple/Mosque clearly specifying the residential period and address between 1st January 1974 and 31st December 1975. (Applicant's Photograph should be pasted and attested by the Issuing Authority)

Assento de Nascimento is the birth certificate issued by Conservatoria dos Registos Centrais in Lisboa. This certificate can be obtained only on completion of transcription of birth in Portugal.

Assento de Casamento is the marriage certificate issued by Conservatoria do Registo Civil in Lisboa. This certificate can be obtained only on completion of transcription of marriage in Portugal.

Cartao de Cidadao is the photo identity card issued by the present Portuguese Administration in Lisbon after completion of the Registration of Birth.

Bilhete de Identidade, Cedulas Pessoais, Documento para Viagem: is the photo identity document issued by the Portuguese administration during their rule in Goa before liberation i.e 19th December 1961.

Note: General Public is hereby informed that M/s. Travco Holidays Pvt. Ltd. provides complete assistance in documentation and submission of your process till its completion. Portuguese Passport is issued only by the Government of Portugal or by Embassies / Consulates of Portugal.