In order to obtain a financial status certificate at the Parish Council, you must:
Fill in the PDF form available below, then print and go to the Parish Council, with the necessary documents. The document will be delivered to you at the same time.
Necessary documents from all members of the family:
- Identity Card (Cartão de Cidadão/Bilhete de Identidade/NIF (Tax number));
- Monthly income(salary, retirement allowance, pension, benefits from unemployment, scholarship, child benefit, alimony, or other supporting income);
- declaration issued by the Social Security stating the absence of income( in the case of the unemployed);
- expenses(rent/bank loans/bill of water, energy, gas, medication, nursery, transport);
- resident permit with the current address in case of foreign citizens;
- passaport with residence visa for Portugal for foreign citizens without residence permit.
In case you are a foreign citizen you must present, in addition to the request and identification documents, one of the following documents:
- Lease contract registered at the Tax Authority, in the name of the applicant, with address at Paranhos Parish;
- Electronic rent receipt, in the name of the applicant, with address in the Paranhos parish;
- Water or energy invoice, in the name of the applicant, with address in the Paranhos parish;
- Document proving the Social Security Identification Number (NISS), issued by Social Security, in the name of the applicant, with address in the Paranhos parish.
Note: The issuing of the certificate of financial hardship depends on the evaluation of the financial status by the Junta de Freguesia, according to the criteria set out.