CONTACTSsec consular inf geral

Address: Botanitchesky Per. 1, 129010 Moscow, Russia
Phone: +7(495) 981 34 14
Fax: +7(495) 981 34 15
Consular Emergency phone ( and only for urgent matters): +7 (965) 348 13 28

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The consular emergency phone is available after working hours and is intended to provide support to national citizens abroad in the case of emergency  situations such as severe accidents, natural catastrophes or public order disturbances involving Portuguese nationals, or other situations that require immediate and urgent emergency action.


Consular Section:
Visas: Mondayto Friday: 9.30am - 1pm
Notary and Civil Registry: Monday to Friday: 3pm - 5.30pm
Call Center: Monday to Friday: 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm 


We inform the public that the Embassy of Portugal in Moscow and its Consular Section will be closed during the following days of 2022:

  • 1st January (New Year)
  • 6th January (Orthodox Christmas)
  • 7th January (Orthodox Christmas)
  • 23rd February (Defender of the Fatherland Day)
  • 8th March (International Women’s Day)
  • 15th April (Good Friday)
  • 25th April (Freedom Day)
  • 9th May (Victory Day)
  • 10th June (Portugal, Camões and Portuguese Communities Day)
  • 13th June (Day of Russia)
  • 5th October (Republic Implementation Day)
  • 4th November (National Unity Day)
  • 1st December (Portuguese Restoration of Independence)
  • 8th December (Portuguese Restoration of Independence)
  • 25th December (Catholic Christmas)


You can apply for a Schengen visa at the visa centers operated by BLS International.

Phone: +74996091242 (9am to 16pm, Monday-Friday except holidays)





Dear Visa applicants,

Please be informed that from 10th of March onwards, Portugal operations will be moved to the new visa External Service Provider of the Embassy of Portugal in Moscow, BLS International, situated at: Lubyanskiy proezd, 15, bld. 2, entrance 4, Business Centre “Lubyanskiy”, ground floor, Moscow, postal code: 101000, Metro station: Kitay-Gorod, exit 7 (Google Maps).

Last day for acceptance of applications in VFS Centers in the regions will be 28th February 2020. From this date, submission is still possible in Moscow VAC only until 6th of March 2020, at 12pm.

Pass back in regions will be available until 3rd March 2020, in Moscow until the 6th March 2020, at 12pm.

VFS Helpdesk number will remain available until 6th of March 2020.

Notice: Portugal Visa Application Center (VAC) in St. Petersburg

The BLS VAC for Portugal in St. Petersburg is currently open, twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays), from 9am to 16pm, for the submission of Schengen visa applications, under previous online booking, for the visa categories that fall into the current regime of exception (essential travel only).

For further information, please consult:



What do Honorary Consulates do?

The Honorary Consuls provide, the necessary assistance to Portuguese individuals and legal entities abroad, under the guidance of the head of the career consular post of their jurisdiction in accordance with to the existing national and foreign laws and international law, namely providing support to Portuguese citizens in need of assistance in case of accidents, natural disasters or serious cases of civil unrest. They have no competence to practice most of the civil register and notary acts, neither to perform electoral registration acts, nor to issue travel documents.


Honorary Consul in Nizhniy Novgorod

Acácio  António Bastos Durães Ferreira
Address: Nesterova 9, Office 201, 603005 Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia
Phone: +7 831 419 81 74
Phone: +7 831 419 58 36


Honorary Consul in Novossibirsk

Andrey Ivanovitch Burkov
Address: Chaplygina 47, Office 1, Novossibirsk 630099, Russia

Phone: +7 383 210 21 49

Phone (Emergency): +7 903 902 19 75 (available in Russian and English)


Cônsul Honorário em São Petersburgo

Leonid Garbar
Phone: (+7) 921 965 54 13



Honorary Consul in Yerevan

Samuel Samuelyan
Address: Nalbandyan 9, Office 15, 0001 Yerevan, Armenia
Phone: +(374) 105 229 67
Fax: +(374) 105 667 10



Honorary Consul in Minsk

Eduard Tseluk
Address: Storozhevskaya 6, Minsk 220002, Belarus
Phone: +(375) 173 497 075
Fax: +(375) 173 029 775



Honorary Consul in Bishkek

Chyngyz Alkanov
Address: 36k/1 Lev Tolstoy str., Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan 
Phone: + 996 312 580158
Mobile Phone: +996 775 999992


We inform all the Portuguese travelers of the existence of a mobile app called “Registo do Viajante”. By registering into it, communication between the consular posts and the travelers becomes easier, namely in cases of emergency. Moreover, the app allows access to useful information and advice on the country. You may download the app for free on Google Play, or on the Apple Store.


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