The Portugal Tech Visa is a technology certification program aimed at facilitating the access of highly skilled professionals, especially in the technology sector, who are not citizens of the European Union, to employment opportunities created by Portuguese companies. This program aims to attract foreign talent to contribute to the growth and development of the technology sector in Portugal. Here are some of the key requirements and criteria associated with this program:
- Nationality: Eligible candidates must be nationals of countries that are not part of the European Union and must not permanently reside within the territory of the European Union.
- Tax and Accounting Compliance: Companies wishing to apply for the program must be in compliance with all applicable tax obligations.
- Qualifications and Experience: Candidates must have successfully completed a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and possess at least 5 years of experience in specialized technical roles related to the technology field.
- Language Proficiency: Candidates must be proficient in at least one of the following languages: Portuguese, English, French, or Spanish. Additionally, they must have a language level suitable for performing the functions or positions they are applying for.
It is important to note that the application process for the Portugal Tech Visa is developed and validated in collaboration with The Venture Builder, but the final approval decision rests with the Portuguese authorities. Apply here, and we will contact you shortly.
If you would like to learn more about this visa, schedule a meeting here.