Fichas Belgas
Measure Implementation
Measure possibility

Legal Framework
Applicable Framework

Competent authority
Request/decision
Execute/recognise measure

Accepted Languages
Languages

Execution Deadline
Deadlines

Legal info
Special requirements
Other information

Fiches Belges: Portugal

Sending and service of procedural documents (406)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Portugal

Is this measure possible in your Member State under International Judicial Cooperation?

Yes. Procedural documents can be directly sent to the addressee by post or, when expressly required, by any other manner if compatible with the portuguese law.

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Portugal

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

Convention of 29 May 2000 on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Member States of European Union and Convention of the Application of the Schengen Agreements.

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Portugal

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

The Public Prosecution Offices

* execute/recognise the measure (if other than the receiving authority)

N/A

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Portugal

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Portuguese or French.

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Portugal

Deadlines for the execution of the request/decision (where applicable)

Not applicable.

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Portugal

a. Special requirements

If there is indication that the addressee does not understand the language in which the documents are drawn up, the documents should be translated into a language that the addressee understands.

b. Other useful information

The proof of service is done through document dated and signed by the addressee or by a declaration of the portuguese authorities to ensure the fact, the form and date of notification.

Last reviewed on 6 julio 2016 by Secretariado de la RJE

Guía para la primera visita
Si no sabe usar las fichas belgas para solicitar asistencia judicial mutua, visite esta página

  • ® 2020 EJN. Todos los derechos reservados