Le dispatching à l’importation est le processus auquel tous les frais sont soumis après l’arrivée au Portugal (soit par voie aérienne, maritime ou terrestre).

Tous les frais qui proviennent de l’extérieur de l’Union européenne sont soumis à la vérification par les douanes portugaises.
Par conséquent, pour effectuer cette expédition dans les procédures normales, il est nécessaire que le propriétaire de la marchandise présente les documents suivants:

Réclamation de bagages
Une copie du passeport
Copie du numéro et de l’adresse fiscale du contribuable
Certificat de résidence
Achèvement de deux déclarations en douane


How does an import dispatch work?

The Import Dispatch is the process to which all charges are submitted after arrival in Portugal (either by air, sea or land).

All charges which originate outside the European Union are subject to verification by the Portuguese customs.
Therefore, in order to carry out this dispatch within normal procedures, it is necessary for the owner of the merchandise to present the following documents:

  • Baggage claim
  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of the taxpayer’s number and tax address
  • Residence certificate
  • Completion of two customs declarations

How does an export dispatch work?

The Export Order is a process similar to the import dispatch, this time, whose charges are destined for countries that do not belong to the European Community.
To carry out this process the owner of the cargo must present the following documents:

  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of the Taxpayer Number
  • Copy of the Taxpayer Number

How does an import dispatch work?

An import dispatch can normally last from 4 to 7 days, depending on the time the required documents are delivered.

The time of the dispatch is affected by the speed of the Portuguese customs itself which reserves the right to request more documents and clarifications that may delay the speed of dispatch.

What articles can I import and export?

You can freely import or export all articles that are considered personal property used as well as motor vehicles, and are always duly supported by the presentation of the necessary documentation for that purpose.

Which items are banned?

Prohibited articles are considered as pornographic material, firearms, food products, personal hygiene products, alcoholic beverages, tobacco, herbs, spices … etc.

In case some of the items listed above are detected by the customs, the owner will be fined and the articles seized. Therefore avoid sending these types of articles and always respect the rules imposed by law.

How to choose the right relocation company?

Choosing the right company is half way to success and to the smooth development of your process.

It is important to analyze all the quotes that are sent to you, and always be suspicious of the excessively cheap prices, because normally when something seems too good to be true is because it is, and the service provided will not correspond to the necessary nor the quality expected by the client.

In a change, we change the personal assets of a life, so it must be taken seriously and respectfully, so clients should be well aware that they will trust the handling of their assets.

What distinguishes Invictus Relocation from the competition?

Transparency, ethics, respect and communication are key to the success of our company and are also the basis on which we serve all our clients.

At Invictus you will not have unpleasant surprises, your entire process will be accompanied in detail by experienced professionals who will give you all the attention and information you need.