The concept of e-residency program combines the possibility to assign a digital identity and access to professional and business activity in Portugal and to Portuguese online public services through the identity verification of a non-resident citizen or company.
It opens access to the registration of a company, opening a bank account and other public services.
The first step to get e-residency in Portugal is to obtain a Taxpayer Number, it's required for any economic activity. After filling the application, you will pass the biometrical identification. It guarantees high standards of security and provides you totally remote access to government services, tax operations and business implementation.