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Portugal office closures on April and May public holidays

The British Embassy and Consulates in Portugal will be closed on 25 April, 1 and 6 May, due to local and UK public holidays

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The British Embassy in Lisbon, British Consulate in Portimão and British Honorary Consulate in Oporto will be closed on the following dates due to public holidays:

Thursday 25 April (Freedom Day) Wednesday 1 May (Labour Day) Monday 6 May (May Day Bank Holiday)

If you are a British national in need of urgent consular assistance during office closure, please ring: 808 20 35 37 (if calling from Portugal) +351 21 395 4082 (if calling from outside Portugal)

Published 29 April 2013