General Information

The Consular Section of the Portuguese Embassy in Washington DC issues Birth, Marriage, and Death Certificates for Portuguese Citizens, provided that these documents are in digitalized form.

For those older certificates that are not digitalized, or those of deceased persons, we suggest that you contact the Registrar Office of your birth place directly. For a list of the Registrar offices please consult the following link:

For your application to be processed it is required to report correctly the data of the holder of the certificate in the application attached.

All customers who need consular attention are required to timely contact the Consulate, requesting appointment for a date and hour available. All information about procedures and documentation to be submitted will be provided, as well as expected costs.

tel: 202-332-3007

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