Final Proposal for Ending Portugal's Golden Visa: How To Apply in Time

With the submission of the government’s final proposal to end the Golden Visa to parliament on April 14, we’re now one step closer to saying goodbye to Portugal’s popular residency-by-investment program.

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This is a comprehensive assessment of just-breaking news and it is very well put-together and a great service to all of us waiting on pending applications and those who may have thought it was too late. Thank you very much.


It seems the first parliamentary session for the initial vote on the measures is scheduled for May 19:


I think this makes it more likely that things will drag on until at least the second half of June—or potentially early July—before we see the law taking effect