D7 Visa – Portuguese Residence visa for foreigners living on income

Pensioners who have sufficient income to remain in Portugal, freelancers working remotely,  or people living on income, regardless of age.

Income includes: retirement, pensions, rented real estate, investments, etc ...

The D7 visa enables the respective holder to obtain a residence permit in Portugal for a period of one year, which can then be renewed for successive periods of 2 years and can be converted into a permanent residence permit after 5 years.  

To present your application, you will need:

  1. Application form (available in SEF's website);

  2. Passport or another valid travel document;

  3. Two identical photos, passport size;

  4. Valid travel insurance, which can cover the expenses necessary for medical reasons, including urgent medical assistance and possible repatriation;

  5. Application for Criminal Record consultation by Portuguese Foreigners and Borders Service (SEF);

  6. Criminal record certificate from the country of origin or the country where the applicant resided for more than one year;

  7. Housing conditions;

  8. Proof of means of subsistence;

  9. Document proving the amount of the pension;


10. Proof that you have an income that allows you to live in Portugal.

If you want our assistance to apply for this visa, please contact us.