Decreto-Lei n.º 52/2018

Publicação: Diário da República n.º 120/2018, Série I de 2018-06-25
  • Emissor:Presidência do Conselho de Ministros
  • Entidade Proponente:Justiça
  • Tipo de Diploma:Decreto-Lei
  • Número:52/2018
  • Páginas:2625 - 2627
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Summary in plain english (Without legal value)

What is it?

This decree-law prepares the creation the online certificate for organisations, which will allow them to be found on the constantly updated data on the Central Registry of Organisations through electronic search.

The Central Registry of Organisations is the database of the National Registry of Organisations kept by the Institute of Registration and Notary Affairs.

What will change?

Data searches for companies and other organisations will be made online without having to present paper certificates, even for public tenders.

The form for the online certificate of organisations will be approved by decree of the Minister for Justice.

What are its benefits?

This decree-law is intended to reduce bureaucracy related to business activity and avoid unnecessary costs.

When does it come into effect?

This decree-law comes into effect the day after being published.

This text is intended to present the content of the legal act in accessible, plain and understandable language for citizens. The summary of the legal act in plain language has no legal value and does not replace the consultation of the legal act in the Diário da República.