Brexit - Portugal wants expats to continue voting in local elections

in News · 14-03-2019 07:49:00 · 0 Comments
Brexit - Portugal wants expats to continue voting in local elections

Portugal last night presented the UK with a proposal to ensure bilateral rights in both countries following Brexit.

Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva the proposal makes provision for Britons in Portugal to preserve their voting rights in local elections and to also stand for election.

The announcement was made following a cabinet meeting in Lisbon to discuss the impact of Brexit and all its scenarios here in Portugal.


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