Following the Portuguese Government’s decision of March 17 to suspend flights to and from the European Union, starting at 00:00 of March 19, please be advised that:

  1. All new visa requests, including those already submitted, are suspended for 30 days, starting on March 19;
  1. Visas that have already been accepted will be issued, but visa requests awaiting decision by the relevant authorities will be suspended and will not be issued under any circumstances. The administrative costs associated with the submission of visa requests will not be refunded.

These measures will be reviewed and updated based on the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic.


Best regards,

The Embassy of Portugal in Japan