Portugal is a country in Europe that welcomes a large number of immigrants every year. Apart from this, getting citizenship in Portugal is very easy as compared to other countries in Europe. Portugal has introduced a new immigration law in 2019. In this article, we will discuss how you can get Portugal to work visa from Pakistan according to the new immigration law of Portugal. Moreover, we will disclose Portugal visa requirements for Pakistani citizens in 2019.
Portugal Work Visa from Pakistan
According to Article 88 of Portugal, people who entered Portugal legally or illegally are now eligible to apply for a work visa. Article 88 benefits those people who have entered Portugal to work.
People who have entered Portugal legally are eligible to apply for a work visa after 3 months. After nearly 8 to 9 months they are called for an interview.
While the people who have entered Portugal Illegally are eligible to apply for the work visa after 1 year.
At first, Portugal offers 1-year work visa and then it extends it to 2 years upon renewal.
Citizenship After 5 Years
After completing 5 years in Portugal, you are offered Citizenship of Portugal. Moreover, you can sponsor your family to Portugal as well.
Portugal visa requirements for Pakistani citizens
Main requirements to apply for Portugal Work visa from Pakistan are below
- 6 months valid Pakistani passport.
- Job offer from any Employer from Portugal. You can also apply for Portugal visit visa from Pakistan and get a job offer later in Portugal.
- Photocopy of your national ID card.
- Work Contract from Portugal approved by IEFP.
- Police Character Certificate.
- Experience Letter of Previous Jobs.
- Travel Insurance.
- Visa Application Form.
Finally, you can apply for Portugal work visa from Pakistan once you have work offer letter approved from IEFP. For Furthermore details, drop us a comment.