⏱️  Our current bank turnaround time is 3-4 weeks  ⏱️

Open a Portuguese bank account from anywhere in the world

Set up your bank account today

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Need a Portuguese bank account for your visa application? We’ve got you covered.

We can help you open a bank account while you're still outside the country.

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No Apostille Required

Turn weeks into minutes. Skip the Apostille by getting your signature recognized by a law firm in Portugal.

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White Glove Service

Your account comes with a private bank manager who will assist you in opening your bank account and act as your point of contact with the bank.

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Easy and Convenient

Let us do the heavy lifting. We’ve streamlined the process of opening a bank account in Portugal to 5 easy steps.

About the Account

We work with one of the largest private banks in Portugal. With your account, you'll have access to hundreds of branches and ATMs throughout the country.

Type of Account

Can be individual or joint

What it includes

  • A private bank manager
  • Online banking access
  • 2 debit cards
  • 2 credit cards
  • Free euro transfers to countries to SEPA member states (EU, UK, and 8 more)

Minimum Deposit

The minimum amount required to open an account is 250€.

Fees

15 euros/month maximum

Requirements

Here are 4 things you'll need to get started

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Valid passport

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Proof of address in your country of residence

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Proof of employment
(not needed for retirees)

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Portugal NIF document

How it Works

one

Place your order

Fill out our online form and complete payment of $350 USD.

two

Receive bank account opening documents

Receive your account opening documents via email.

three

Sign your documents

Get your signatures recognized by a Portuguese law firm.

four

Mail your documents to Portugal

Gather all of your documents and ship them to Portugal. We will provide you with the mailing address and final checklist of documents that need to be sent.

five

Get access to your new bank account!

Once your signed documents have been received, your bank manager will open your bank account and provide you with online access.

Cost

$350 USD per account

The account can be for an individual or a joint account with multiple account owners. Our fee includes the cost of the signature certification by a law firm in Portugal. You will not need to notarize or apostille any of the account opening documents.

Timing

How long does it take to open to bank account?

For most people, the average turnaround time to open a bank account is 3-4 weeks. We process bank orders in the order in which they were received. Depending on the capacity of our bank branches, you may experience some delays (a few days to a week) before your order is sent to the bank. If this happens, we will keep you posted on the status of your bank account.

Supported Countries

We support individuals who meet the following criteria:

(1) you were born in any of the following countries AND
(2) you hold a valid passport issued by any of the following countries
The country that you were born in and the country that issued your passport can be different, as long as they are both listed below.

🇦🇺  Australia
🇦🇹  Austria
🇧🇪  Belgium
🇧🇬  Bulgaria
🇨🇦  Canada
🇨🇳  China
🇭🇷  Croatia
🇨🇾  Cyprus
🇨🇿  Czech Republic
🇩🇰  Denmark
🇪🇪  Estonia

🇫🇮  Finland
🇫🇷  France
🇩🇪  Germany
🇬🇷  Greece
🇭🇰  Hong Kong
🇭🇺  Hungary
🇮🇸  Iceland
🇮🇳  India
🇮🇪  Ireland
🇮🇹  Italy
🇯🇵   Japan

🇱🇻  Latvia
🇱🇮  Liechtenstein
🇱🇹   Lithuania
🇱🇺  Luxembourg
🇲🇹  Malta
🇳🇱  Netherlands
🇳🇿  New Zealand
🇳🇴  Norway
🇵🇱  Poland
🇵🇹  Portugal
🇷🇴  Romania

🇸🇬  Singapore
🇸🇰  Slovakia
🇸🇮  Slovenia
🇰🇷  South Korea
🇪🇸  Spain
🇸🇪  Sweden
🇨🇭  Switzerland
🇹🇼  Taiwan
🇬🇧  United Kingdom
🇺🇸  United States

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