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Consulate of Canada to Portugal, in Faro

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in Portugal.

Services and information

Adoption and surrogacy

Process to adopt a child internationally and bring them back to Canada.

Birth abroad

Register a child's birth abroad.

Citizenship services

Steps to become a Canadian citizen. Get proof of citizenship.

Criminal record checks

How to get a criminal record check abroad, if required.

Death abroad

Steps to follow when a loved one dies abroad.

Marriage abroad

Requirements, documents and processes for getting married abroad.

Notarial services

Have your documents certified and authenticated.

Passport services

Apply for a passport and what to do if your passport is lost, stolen or damaged.

Pensions and retirement

Information on pensions and retiring outside of Canada.

Studying abroad

Information on education or research opportunities in foreign countries.

Visa and immigration services

Apply to immigrate. Get a visa to study, work or visit Canada.

Voting abroad

Voting process for Canadians who live abroad.

Office information


Rua Frei Lourenço de Santa Maria No. 1, 1st Floor, Apartado 79, 8000-352 Faro, Portugal

Office closures

Date Holiday
2024-01-01 New Year's Day
2024-02-13 Carnival
2024-03-29 Good Friday
2024-04-25 Revolution day
2024-05-01 Portugal Labour Day
2024-05-30 Corpus Christi Day
2024-06-10 Portugal Day
2024-08-15 Assumption of Our Lady Day
2024-11-01 All Saint’s Day
2024-12-25 Christmas Day
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