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Forum: Portugal
Jul 29th 2020, 6:38 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By DoubleFilms

Re: No Win No Fee Lawyer - Is there such a thing?

Well, I just saw a lawyer who basically said there's no point pursuing it, even though I have a good case.

I've never needed a lawyer in such capacity before, either in UK or PT, but it is...
Forum: Portugal
Jul 28th 2020, 9:53 am
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By DoubleFilms

No Win No Fee Lawyer - Is there such a thing?

Hi,

Is there such a thing as a No-Win-No-Fee Accident Lawyer in Portugal?

If so, how do I find one?

If not, how do I find a good English speaking accident lawyer near Lagos?

Thanks,
Forum: Portugal
May 15th 2020, 1:13 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By DoubleFilms

Re: Quick tax-declartion Q to get me started.

Fantastic help guys.

If we do a joint application do we *both* submit a joint application through the portal or just one of us?

Thanks,
Forum: Portugal
May 10th 2020, 2:20 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By DoubleFilms

Quick tax-declartion Q to get me started.

Hi,

Once I can, I will go out and get the proper advice from an accountant. For now I just want to know what you would do. I will seek professional advice too.
This will be the first declaration,...
Forum: Portugal
Mar 1st 2020, 5:19 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By DoubleFilms

Talking Vehicle Insurance claim - reviews please

Hi,

I'm choosing which company to insure my Portuguese plated vehicle with. Does anyone have any experience making a claim with any of the following companies:


Medal
Ibex
AbbeyGate
...
Forum: Portugal
Feb 14th 2020, 1:36 pm
Replies: 81
Views: 6,812
Posted By DoubleFilms

Re: Exchanging UK driving licence for Portuguese

This is all good stuff, but do as a resident do we still need to register our licences within the shorter time limit?

Or do we now have 2 years to register as well as to exchange them?
Forum: Portugal
Jan 28th 2020, 2:00 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 458
Posted By DoubleFilms

Thumbs up Navigating the Health System

I have a prescription from a Private Doctor for some Physiotherapy. I'd like to get the physio free on the SNS (no insurance you see).

Anyone know how do I arrange this please?

Lagos based.
Forum: Portugal
Jan 15th 2020, 4:27 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 783
Posted By DoubleFilms

Got residency. Does the UK know?

I registered for residency here in Portugal. I've got the piece of paper to prove it. :thumbsup:

Does this automatically inform the UK I am no longer resident there, or do I have to do something...
Forum: Portugal
Oct 9th 2019, 12:42 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By DoubleFilms

Thumbs up English Speaking mechanic Lagos

Hi all,

I had a search to no avail - I need a mechanic that can help me swap my headlights and taillights on my vehicle so I can begin the import process.
A bit of re-wiring may be necessary too...
Forum: Portugal
Sep 26th 2019, 10:10 am
Forum: Portugal
Sep 25th 2019, 2:20 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By DoubleFilms

Thumbs up UK Vehicle Matriculation after Brexit - Question

Hey you guys,

Does anyone know if any Brexit scenario will affect the matriculation of a UK registered car into Portugal.

TIA
Forum: Portugal
Jul 11th 2019, 4:26 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 933
Posted By DoubleFilms

Talking General Driving Licence Question

I'm going to Portugal for 12 months. I intend to get residency, although I may not work. My questions are this:

1. Is it compulsory to swap my UK driving licence for a Portuguese one, or can I...
Forum: Portugal
Jul 10th 2019, 5:25 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 895
Posted By DoubleFilms

Thumbs up General residency question.

I'm going to Portugal for 12 months. I intend to get residency, although I may not work. My question is this:

Upon application and receipt of Portuguese residency, is one surrendering UK residency...
Forum: Portugal
Nov 1st 2018, 1:42 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By DoubleFilms

Plan of action for 2 year temporary move.

My partner and I are going to Lisbon working. Let’s assume jobs are sorted. We are going to drive over in our camper and rent an apartment.

Waht do you guys think is the best plan of action...
Forum: Canada
Jun 6th 2009, 9:22 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By DoubleFilms

Does a TWP offer expire?

Hi all...

I've looked on CIC and on here for an answer to no avail.

My better half has been offered a job in Vancouver and intends to go on a Temporary work visa with me as spouse.

My...
Forum: Canada
Dec 20th 2008, 2:59 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By DoubleFilms

Re: Holiday apartment renting Vancouver?

Also thought I should mention that I'd like a place in North Vancouver within easy access to the Seymour.

TIA
Forum: Canada
Dec 19th 2008, 9:11 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By DoubleFilms

Holiday apartment renting Vancouver?

Hi all,


I'm going to Vancouver for a couple of weeks, and would like to rent a place with a kitchen / kitchenette, nothing fancy just a studio or 1 bed is suffice.

I've looked at hotel suites...
Forum: Canada
Nov 3rd 2008, 4:07 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 4,861
Posted By DoubleFilms

Canadian version of Aldi (not Netto)

Hi All,



Me and the wife mainly shop at Aldi here in the UK - even before the credit crunch kicked in!

Where would we shop in BC to get the same quality and value-for-money.

Oh and please...
Forum: Canada
Oct 14th 2008, 2:18 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By DoubleFilms

Hotel recommendations Vancouver

Hi,


I'm just looking for personal recommendations for hotels in and around vancouver for a two week stay in January.

We'd like to stay downtown for a while and would also like to stay in...
Forum: Canada
Oct 13th 2008, 12:27 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By DoubleFilms

Recce to BC - ski hills?

Hi All,

Me and the wife, are going to BC on a recce trip for 4 weeks in Jan.

We plan on spending 2 weeks in Vancouver job hunting / visiting colleges, and 2 weeks in an RV exploring. We are...
Forum: Canada
Sep 12th 2008, 4:29 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By DoubleFilms

Re: Area similar to Headingley, Leeds -

I'd say you're thinking of Hyde park...

Headingley - cottage road cinema, Becketts park, quiet Sunday pint in the Taps, jumpers for goal-posts...

not really looking for smelly back streets...
Forum: Canada
Sep 12th 2008, 3:55 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By DoubleFilms

Area similar to Headingley, Leeds -

Hi,

Me Mrs DF are going to Vancouver to study. We currently live in Headingley, Leeds.

Does anyone know of an area in or around Van that is similar?

We like the 'vibe' here - think younger...
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