Portugal: Updated COVID-19-Related Entry Measures

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Point 

  • All travelers will be permitted to enter Portugal without requiring proof of a negative COVID-19 test result, proof of vaccination or proof of recovering from COVID-19 


The government of Portugal introduced new COVID-19 entrance measures for all foreign national travelers on 1 July 2022. Travelers will no longer be required to present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken prior to travel, proof of vaccination or proof of having recovered from COVID-19.  

What are the Changes?  

On 1 July 2022, the government of Portugal lifted all COVID-19-related entrance requirements. Travelers entering the country should ensure that they hold the appropriate immigration authorization prior to arrival, where applicable.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Portugal's website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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This article was published on 8 July 2022 and may not be the most recent update concerning COVID-19 entrance restrictions, testing requirements and quarantine measurers. For the most recent updates be sure to check our Global Mobility Resource Center.

Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.