The application for D7 Visa starts in the country of origin, must be requested at the Embassy or Consulate of Portugal. Then, in consultation at SEF (in Portugal).
Proof of income is one of the essential items for obtaining the D7 visa.
For retirees, it is necessary to add the Income Tax Return.
It is necessary that those who live on an income present proof of this income, be it: financial application, rental of real estate and other income.
It is also necessary to add the monthly Income Statement
Minimum stay and renewals
This type of visa requires a stay of 182 days a year in Portugal.
The D7 visa is renewed after one year for two successive periods of 2 years and can be converted into a permanent residence permit after five years