The main migration policy instruments in Portugal:
Non-exhaustive list of key policy documents in the area of migration:
The main ministries in charge of migration affairs:
- Ministry for Internal Administration: Together with its subordinate authorities (such as the SEF) it is the main body dealing with migration affairs, including immigration (entry, residence); asylum; return and repatriation.
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs: in charge of visa and consular affairs; relations with third countries; diaspora relations.
- Ministry of Labour and Social Solidarity: in charge of labour migration.
- Presidency of the Council of Ministers: High Commission for Migration; in charge of integration policy.
Last update: December 2018