Office to Active Migrants in Portugal (GAEM)

The High Commission for Migrations has, in the National Immigrant Support Centre in Lisboa, from the Office to Active Migrants (GAEM), in which the following supports are given:
a) specialized assistance to developers;
b) training programs;
c) interaction with several organisations supporting business development;
d) other additional actions to the developed activities (workshops, meetings with entrepreneurs, promotion initiatives from the entrepreneurial, etc.).
 
These initiatives of the GAEM are destined to any foreigner who has a business idea and wants support for structuring, implement or manage, regardless its complexity or financial investment value.
 
  • Training and consulting/individual support to business promotors.
  • Guidelines about the structure of a business idea (business plan), its implementation and management;
  • Guidelines about a business dissolution;
  • Accounting and legal clarifications (available soon);
  • Marketing and image consultancy (available soon);
  • Information about several internal or external organisms to ACM, I.P. that are involved in the support of the business (general information, routing, facilitation of contacts, etc.);
  • Work places (secretary with a computer connected to the internet and printer) to execute punctual tasks (previously scheduled);
  • Thematic workshops, meetings or other events organised within the support initiatives to the migrant developer pursued by the ACM, I.P.
The support depends of needs and characteristics of each project. Each businessman, after a first meeting diagnosis and knowledge of the business, will be advised to pursue several initiatives made available by the GAEM or it will be forwarded to other solutions, in case that is the best situation to the businessman and its projects.
 
Yes. Through the GAEM a distance assistance explanation can be done, or forward to solutions that are more worthwhile for you and your business project. This assistance can be done through e-mail, telephone or other communication means available.
 
The support is free charge
 
CNAI de Lisboa, Rua Álvaro Coutinho, 14 - 1150-025 Lisboa (1.º floor)
21 810 61 00
 
Face-to-face assistance depends on a previous appointment and to an exposed evaluation of the situation to verify the relevance of a distance assistance, routing or explanation. To schedule a meeting at the GAEM, fill in a diagnoses form available at https://goo.gl/YKS4yM.

Face-to-face service available without previous appointment
The use of a mask or visor is mandatory

You can still opt for the telephone service, through the Migrant Support Line, app My CNAIM or by e-mail

Migrant Support Line

808 257 257 (landline)
21 810 61 91 (mobile and abroad)
 

National Support Centres for the Integration of Migrants (CNAIM)

CNAIM Lisboa

Face-to-face service available without previous appointment
The use of a mask or visor is mandatory

Rua Álvaro Coutinho, 14
1150-025 Lisboa
Fax: 21 810 61 17
E-mail: cnaim.lisboa@acm.gov.pt
From Monday to Friday, between 8 am and 5 pm

CNAIM Norte
Face-to-face service available without previous appointment
The use of a mask or visor is mandatory

Av. de França, 316
Edifício Capitólio
4050-276 Porto

Tel: 22 207 38 10
Fax: 22 207 38 17
E-mail: cnaim.norte@acm.gov.pt
From Monday to Friday, between 8 am and 5 pm

CNAIM Algarve
Face-to-face service available without previous appointment
The use of a mask or visor is mandatory

Loja do Cidadão
Mercado Municipal, 1.º Piso
Largo Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro
8000-151 Faro
Tel: 808 257 257 | 21 810 61 91 (Migrant Support Line)
E-mail: cnaim.algarve@acm.gov.pt
From Monday to Friday, between 8:30 am and 5 pm

PO ISE:
fundos.portugal2020@acm.gov.pt

FAMI:
fundos.comunitarios@acm.gov.pt

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