C1 Broker®

RELOCATING TO PORTUGAL

C1 Broker - Your Expat and Foreign Residents Insurance Broker in Portugal

C1 Broker offers a wide range of insurance solutions for individuals and families in Portugal, from the most important products such as home, car, health or life insurance to more specific insurances such as personal and family liability insurance to insurances for the family pet: your dog or cat. If you are moving to Portugal or thinking of relocating, we are the right partner for you!

Have a look at our complete portfolio of insurance solutions. Rest assured: we will find you the best deals on the market, comprehensive insurance covers at the best prices.

Relocate to Portugal with C1 Broker - Protect yourself and your family with good insurance cover

If you are thinking of moving to Portugal or spending a large part of the year here, congratulations! You are about to embark on a wonderful adventure that will change your life forever.  Portugal is an exceptional country with a sunny climate, friendly people, and the cost of living is much cheaper than the UK or United States.

 

However, relocating to Portugal, like all big projects in life, should be well planned. You should look for reputable partners who can help you solve important topics such as your NIF (Portuguese Fiscal Number), access to social security, residency, etc. As far as insurance is concerned, C1 Broker is your ideal partner, firstly because C1 Broker offers special designed insurances for expats in Portugal, and secondly because we are expats ourselves and know well the difficulties, doubts, and problems you face when you start this life-changing process. We speak your language; we are your international insurance broker in Portugal with more than 26 years of experience.

 

Contact us today to calculate the cost of your insurance in Portugal and get everything ready for the big step: a new life in sunny Portugal!

 

To calculate the value of your insurance, we need some data, such as your NIF (Portuguese tax number) and other specific information related to the type of risk: Model, make and Portuguese registration number of your car, type of house for home insurance or date of birth and previous illnesses in case of health insurance.

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Here are the links to our insurance forms. Please fill them out to provide us with the necessary information to calculate your insurance.

C1 Broker Relocation Services

  • Insurance (Health, Travel, House, Car, Life Insurance)
  • Property Finding – Rental / Buying – We provide assistance in identifying the best rental properties that closely match your profile and requirements. This initial option wish list is based on the client’s profile, our initial assessment, visit planning, rental property qualification, negotiations and deal closure process.
  • Work Permit and Taxation – Assistance in obtaining a work permit, tax residence, request RNH regime and assistance in the fulfillment of tax obligations.
  • National Health Service registration (SNS) – Entitlement to local state health care and registration in the Portuguese National Health System.
  • Portuguese Bank Account – Opening a Portuguese bank account in a bank of your choice or in a trusted recommended bank.
  • House utilities Contracts – Contract of main household utilities ( electricity, water, gas and telecommunications).
  • Car re-matriculation
  • Fiscal Number – Tax Number
  • Fiscal Representation
  • Credit Mediation – Mortgage broker
  • Architecture Services
  • Legal Services & Paralegal Services
  • Accounting Services
  • School Counseling – School Selection & Enrollment

Portugal Relocation Services for Expats

Discover your dream life in Portugal with C1 Broker relocation Services. We offer top solutions to relocating or moving to this beautiful country. From insider tips on finding the best neighborhoods and homes, to essential advice on navigating the immigration process and settling into the culture, we’ve got you covered. Say “olá” to a new adventure and start planning your Portuguese new life today!

At C1 Broker, we don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all approach. Instead, we take the time to understand your unique situation and preferences in order to create personalized solutions just for you. Whether you’re looking to start a new life in Portugal or simply need some guidance navigating the relocation process, we’re here to help every step of the way. Trust us to provide the support and expertise you need to make your transition as seamless and stress-free as possible.

 

We will solve for you: Insurance Solutions, Fiscal number, Rematriculating of vehicles, Opening a bank account, Credit and Mortgage facilitators, Property search, legal advice, tax advice and much more.

 

Unlock a world of hassle-free living with our comprehensive suite of services. From insurance solutions to legal and tax advice, we’ve got you covered. Need to rematriculate your vehicle or open a bank account? We’ll take care of it. Looking for credit and mortgage facilitators or help with property search? Look no further. We’re here to make your life easier.

 

Meet our team of innovative and motivated experts, boasting an impressive 30-year track record in serving clients from all around the world. From finance to premium concierge services, our professionals have what it takes to elevate your experience to the next level.

 

At C1 Broker, putting the customer first is more than just a motto – it’s a way of life. Our multicultural team hails from Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, and Russia, bringing a wealth of diverse perspectives to every project. With fluency in six different languages – English, German, Spanish, French, Russian, and Portuguese – we’re able to communicate seamlessly with clients from all over the world. From start to finish, our can-do approach ensures that every customer’s needs are met with precision and care.

C1 Broker Relocation Services - Relocating to Portugal

Helping you relocate or move to Portugal!

Looking to make a move to Portugal, but feeling overwhelmed by all the details? C1 Broker has got you covered! Our team of experts can help you retire, set up a home, find work or study opportunities, and even navigate the investment landscape. Think of us as your personal concierge in Portugal – we know all the ins and outs of the country, and we’re committed to making your transition as smooth and stress-free as possible. Whether it’s solving logistical challenges or navigating bureaucracy, we’re here to make your life easier. So why not let C1 Broker take the reins and show you all that Portugal has to offer?

C1 Broker - Leading Expat Relocation Service in Portugal

Are you planning a relocation to Portugal or Spain as an expat? Look no further than C1 Broker, the go-to service for a smooth and stress-free move. Our expert team utilizes their in-depth, first-hand knowledge of the area to offer a personalized solution tailored to your unique needs. Say goodbye to the hassle and uncertainty of relocating and say hello to a new adventure with C1 Broker by your side.

 

Our comprehensive solution has been designed to cater to the diverse requirements of individuals living abroad – be it expats and retirees seeking a peaceful life, investors looking for new opportunities, relocated workers adjusting to a different environment, entrepreneurs building their dreams, or students pursuing their educational goals. We understand the varied needs of every client and offer a tailored approach to ensure their contentment.

C1 Broker is here to support and guide you during this life changing journey in Portugal:

  • Europe Residency by Investment
  • Retirement in Portugal
  • Establishing a Second Home in Portugal
  • Planning your Relocation to Portugal with the best partner
  • Taylor made solutions for high-net-worth individuals

Residence by Investment

Retirement in Portugal

Expat and
Corporate

Second Home in Portugal

High-net-worth Individuals

Study in
Portugal

Residency by Investment

Experience a hassle-free, reliable way to secure your residency permit and explore the wonders of Europe with C1 Broker. Our team of seasoned professionals will provide you with expert advice and guidance every step of the way. Not only will you achieve residency in Europe, but you’ll also make a smart investment for your future. Let C1 Broker be your ultimate gateway to acquisition of a Europe Residency by Investment.

“I had heard about the Portuguese Golden Visa before, but was not sure of how to go about getting it. That’s when I found C1 Broker, who were instrumental in helping me achieve my goal. From providing insightful advice on investments and legal matters to taking care of all the administrative processes without me having to be present in the country, C1 Broker made the entire process effortless for me. Their team of professionals was friendly and knowledgeable, guiding me through every step with confidence and ensuring that all my needs were met in a timely manner. The ability to access Europe quickly and make sound decisions has allowed me to secure a bright future for myself and my family. I highly recommend C1 Broker for anyone looking for comprehensive relocation service in Portugal.”
Howard Chavez​
Entrepreneur​
" As someone who has been heavily involved in business and investment throughout the world, I was looking for an easy way to gain access to Europe. After much research and deliberation, I chose to pursue a Portugal Golden Visa through C1 Broker. The team at C1 Broker were incredibly helpful and knowledgeable throughout the entire process. They advised me on how best to manage my investments, and also handled all of the legal paperwork as well as other administrative aspects in my absence. Their attention to detail and customer service is second to none, which made this process much easier than it could have been.
Lucas Elliot
Investor

Retirement in Portugal

Looking to retire in Portugal with a superior quality of life, while optimising your assets? With C1 Broker you will have access to all the certified information you need to make the best decisions possible. Spend your golden days knowing that your life has only gotten better and that you belong to a welcoming community.

"After looking for a long time, my husband and I were ready to retire in Portugal. We had heard great things about C1 Broker, so we decided to reach out for relocation help. With their services, we found the perfect home with all the features we wanted. Not only did they help negotiate a better price for us than what was originally asked but they also took care of setting up our utilities and helping us with decoration. They offered us such a comprehensive yet cost-effective solution that allowed us to start enjoying our golden years in no time! We are beyond happy with the services provided by C1 Broker and highly recommend them to anyone looking to relocate to Portugal."
Howard Chavez​
Entrepreneur​
“My husband and I had been dreaming of retiring in Portugal for years, but it seemed like a distant dream until we reached out to C1 Broker. With their help, the whole process was much easier than anticipated and went smoothly from start to finish. Not only did C1 Broker provide us with useful information about the best places to retire in Portugal, they also negotiated an amazing deal on our home that we would never have been able to achieve by ourselves. On top of that, they took care of decorating our new home and setting up all the utilities so that we could move in right away. We are so happy with how everything turned out and would highly recommend C1 Broker to anyone looking to relocate to Portugal!”
Lucas Elliot
Investor

Expat and Corporate

Moving to a new country can be exciting, but it can also be a headache if you don’t have an efficient plan in place. That’s where we come in – we specialize in making the process of relocating to Portugal smooth and stress-free. Our focus is on meticulous planning and anticipating any potential pitfalls so that you can have complete peace of mind and concentrate on your new adventure. No need to worry about unexpected surprises – we’ve got you covered.

“As an American, I was unsure about what to expect when it came to relocating to Portugal. I am so glad that I chose C1 Broker as my relocation partner! They provided me with the best customer service and made the whole process run smoothly. With their assistance, I was able to settle into my new life in Portugal without any hiccups or unexpected surprises along the way. Everything from preparing the necessary paperwork to finding a suitable place to live was taken care of. They even took care of the small details, like helping me open a bank account and get an internet connection set up in no time. The entire experience has been incredibly stress-free and straightforward thanks to C1 Broker's excellent services. Moving abroad can be quite daunting but with C1 Broker on my side, I have never felt so confident and prepared for such a big change in my life. Highly recommended!”
Howard Chavez​
Entrepreneur​
“John from California was extremely satisfied with the relocation services provided by C1 Broker during his move to Portugal. The team from C1 Broker proved to be knowledgeable and experienced in their field, providing an efficient process for John's transition. Their expertise in areas such as visa applications, housing searches, and banking setup enabled John to focus on settling into his new job without worrying about the details of his move. He found that their customer service was also top-notch; they were always available to answer questions or provide assistance throughout the process. All in all, John is incredibly happy with his decision to use C1 Broker and would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a stress-free move to Portugal.”
John
Expat

Second home in Portugal

If good advice is crucial to taking a decision about investing in a second home, then with C1 Broker you will be able to get your money’s worth. Whether you use it for your own pleasure or see it mostly as an investment, C1 Broker can support you in making an informed decision so that your only concern is to decide how much time to spend in Portugal.

“"I never thought I would be one of the lucky few that could afford a second home abroad, but C1 Broker made it possible for me! Their relocation services were invaluable - from helping me to select the perfect location in Portugal to guiding me through the process of obtaining residence and financial permits. I had complete peace of mind knowing that all of my paperwork was handled with care and accuracy. Now I'm enjoying my new home away from home and couldn't be happier with the results. Thanks to C1 Broker, relocating has been a stress-free experience!"
Howard Chavez​
Entrepreneur​
“My family and I recently had the pleasure of using C1 Broker's relocation services to help us establish our Second Home in Portugal. We were extremely impressed with their commitment to providing us with the best possible service and advice throughout the entire process. Their mortgage intermediary team took care of all the paperwork and was able to secure us a great loan for our second home, saving us time and money. We also appreciated their attention to detail; they carefully researched all options for us in order to get us the best deal possible. We couldn't have asked for a smoother process! C1 Broker also provided invaluable support from start to finish, helping us find reputable contractors and vendors when needed, as well as advise on local customs and regulations so that our transaction went off without a hitch. Our dream of owning a second home in Portugal has come true thanks to C1 Broker's professional relocation services, and we highly recommend them if you're looking for reliable help with your own move overseas!”
John
Expat

High-net-worth Individuals

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“As an American, I was unsure about what to expect when it came to relocating to Portugal. I am so glad that I chose C1 Broker as my relocation partner! They provided me with the best customer service and made the whole process run smoothly. With their assistance, I was able to settle into my new life in Portugal without any hiccups or unexpected surprises along the way. Everything from preparing the necessary paperwork to finding a suitable place to live was taken care of. They even took care of the small details, like helping me open a bank account and get an internet connection set up in no time. The entire experience has been incredibly stress-free and straightforward thanks to C1 Broker's excellent services. Moving abroad can be quite daunting but with C1 Broker on my side, I have never felt so confident and prepared for such a big change in my life. Highly recommended!”
Howard Chavez​
Entrepreneur​
“John from California was extremely satisfied with the relocation services provided by C1 Broker during his move to Portugal. The team from C1 Broker proved to be knowledgeable and experienced in their field, providing an efficient process for John's transition. Their expertise in areas such as visa applications, housing searches, and banking setup enabled John to focus on settling into his new job without worrying about the details of his move. He found that their customer service was also top-notch; they were always available to answer questions or provide assistance throughout the process. All in all, John is incredibly happy with his decision to use C1 Broker and would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a stress-free move to Portugal.”
John
Expat

Study in Portugal

Embark on an exciting educational journey in Portugal with the assurance of complete support from C1 Broker. Our team takes care of all paperwork and essential needs, allowing you to prioritize your studies with peace of mind. Our special relocation services for students ensure a stress-free and enjoyable experience. Say goodbye to worries and hello to a bright future in this beautiful country!

“I had the pleasure of working with C1 Broker for my relocation to Portugal and couldn't have been more pleased with their services. They took care of all the paperwork and made sure I was able to focus on my studies while they handled the details. As a student, I appreciate their commitment to providing stress-free relocation experiences. My family also felt a lot better knowing that my transition was taken care of by professionals. The fact that they offer such comprehensive services made me feel even more secure in my decision to pursue higher education abroad. C1 Broker has been instrumental in helping me make my dreams of studying in Portugal come true and I am incredibly grateful for all their help and support!”
Mark
Student

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Relocation to Portugal FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions about Relocation to Portugal

To get an idea, you can assume that the values for car and home insurance in Portugal are about the same as in the UK. Comprehensive health insurance is a little more affordable, and if you compare it to an American health insurance, it is much cheaper! Please fill in our insurance forms to get a personalised quote!

You can request a personal consultation about the insurance in Portugal and differences with your home country with C1 Broker. One of our experts will be happy to arrange a phone or video call with you. It’s a free obligation consultation, a way to inform you but also to present our services as a International Insurance Broker with the best deals in Portugal.

As far as car insurance is concerned, Portugal has a national database (Segurnet) that records the accident history of every driver. To avoid a high insurance premium, it is advisable to ask your current insurer in your home country for a discount certificate (no claim bonus declaration). Not all insurers in Portugal accept this certificate, but you should try…  talk to us, at C1 Broker we will know which insurance carrier to contact to use validate your bonus into the portuguese system.

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