Laws and Regulations

The Regulation of the film and TV production cash rebate system funded by a Fund for Tourism and Cinema was published on the 29th of September 2018.

This incentive, which is part of the Fund for Tourism and Cinema, created by Decree-Law No. 45/2018, June 19, is one of the most competitive in Europe by setting a maximum time limit of 20 working days for the assessment of applications and by allowing a cash rebate (repayment) of up to 30% of expenditure on projects with high economic and/or cultural impact. This instrument will be managed by Turismo de Portugal and ICA (National Film Institute).

Regulation available here
(Portuguese version. English version still not available)