List of authorities intervening in each stage of the procedure

Portugal

Country Report: List of authorities intervening in each stage of the procedure Last updated: 30/11/20

Author

Portuguese Refugee Council Visit Website

Stage of the procedure

Competent authority (EN)

Competent authority (PT)

Application

  1. At the border
  2. On the territory

 

Immigration and Borders Service

 

Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF)

Dublin

Immigration and Borders Service

Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF)

Refugee status determination

Immigration and Borders Service

Ministry of Home Affairs

Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF)

Ministério da Administração Interna

First appeal

Administrative Court of Lisbon

Administrative and Fiscal Courts

Tribunal Administrativo de Círculo de Lisboa

Tribunais Administrativos e Fiscais

Onward appeal

Central Administrative Courts

Supreme Administrative Court

Tribunais Centrais Administrativos

Supremo Tribunal Administrativo

Subsequent application

Immigration and Borders Service

Ministry of Home Affairs

Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF)

Ministério da Administração Interna

 

Table of contents

  • Statistics
  • Overview of the legal framework
  • Overview of the main changes since the previous report update
  • Asylum Procedure
  • Reception Conditions
  • Detention of Asylum Seekers
  • Content of International Protection
  • ANNEX I – Transposition of the CEAS in national legislation