To open a company in Portugal, an immigrant must have a residence permit or citizenship. But applicants for the Portugal Golden Visa program first go through all the steps of opening a company and only then receive a residence card.
Opening a company, including the preparation of documents, takes an average of two months. The registration of the company itself takes 1-2 days.
Company registration procedures in Portugal
What are the costs of registering a company in Portugal?
The first year’s membership dues are around 5,950 euros, and for the next two years, there are no yearly dues.
It should be noted that the average cost of each transaction in Portugal is 15,200 euros, which covers all government fees, incorporation costs, and the cost of opening a bank account.