VFS Global is the authorized partner of Embassy of Portugal in Washington. Visa applications for Portugal shall be submitted to the VFS Global Visa Application Centre in Washington, DC.
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VERY IMPORTANT:*Customers must be physically present in the US when applying for any of the visa category or residency visa for Portugal through the VFS Portugal Visa Application Center.
According to the latest update of The Embassy of Portugal we will be accepting applications ONLY for the below visas types until further notice. Please make sure you fall under the below categories of visas before booking your appointment. You may also send your documents by mail within the below-listed requirements and JURISDICTIONS.
Only applicants with same day travel in and out of San Francisco County will be permitted to book an appointment. VFS Global staff reserve the right to check travel documentation to verify San Francisco Travel Order requirements and deny any and all persons who do not meet this legal requirement. Updated as of 30 December 2020 effective until rescinded by San Francisco County Health Officer.
The Consulates in Washington D.C, San Francisco and New York City confirmed we will be accepting applications for all National visas categories. Please check rules of jurisdiction before booking your appointment. You may also send your documents by mail within the below-listed requirements and JURISDICTIONS.
Jurisdiction Restrictions- Be advised that each VFS location follows the jurisdiction restrictions; ensure you book appointment accordingly.
WASHINGTON DC: AREAS OF JURISDICTION
States of: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, District of Columbia.
NEW YORK: AREAS OF JURISDICTION
States of: Connecticut, Michigan and New York Territories of American Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, and Puerto Rico
SAN FRANCISCO: AREAS OF JURISDICTION
States of: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming
ATTENTION APPLICANTS- In case you are facing any issues accessing our appointment booking page would request you to refer to the below email address along with the location and date which you are trying to book the appointment.
In case if you are looking for appointment for all family members, we would request you to write to our customer care email and we will get back to you with options
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