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If it is not strictly necessary to visit the General Consulate in Lisbon personally, we suggest to postpone your visit until a later date.
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For information regarding the Coronavirus in Portugal, we advise you to consult the website of the « Direçao Geral da Saude » https://www.dgs.pt/, or read the recommendations of the World Health Organisation” https://www.who.int/.
The coronavirus response team of the EU:
You can also consult the website of the Belgian Ministry for Foreign Affairs (travel advise only available in Dutch or French) https://diplomatie.belgium.be/fr or https://diplomatie.belgium.be/nl
You think that you are contaminated with the Coronavirus ?
- The Portuguese authorities have opened two helplines available 24/24h
808 24 24 24 (for the general public, with the possibility of choice between Portuguese and English)
- In case the infection is confirmed you will be redirected to the following number
300 015 015 ( only for medical staff)
Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Portugal and would like to register with the Embassy in Lisbon? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Portugal as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.
This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Portugal, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.
Beware of pick pockets
Lisbon is a safe city, you'll only have to be careful with the pick pockets operating in crowded tourist areas, and especially on the tram routes. But also beware of people selling drugs (some even sell bay leafs instead of hash) in the downtown area.