Emergency Assistance

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The Portuguese National Emergency Number is 112. In an emergency during normal business hours, American citizens should contact the Embassy at 351-21-77-2122. For after hours emergencies, please contact the Embassy by calling the main switchboard at 351-21-727-3300 or 351-21-094-2000 and press “0” to speak directly to an Embassy official.

All thefts and major losses should be reported to your nearest police station immediately. If you prefer to report the crime to an English speaking officer, you may visit the Tourist Police Station (ESQUADRA DE TURISMO), Praça dos Restauradores, Palácio Foz in Lisbon (Tel: 352-21-342-1623). The station is open 24 hours a day. Please note that you must report the crime in person. If you need assistance with filing a police report, please contact the Consular Section.