How long can i stay in madeira

If you intend to stay on Madeira for more than 183 days, you should apply for either a temporary or permanent residential permit. If you stay for shorter periods (longer than a normal holiday), then it is necessary to register your presence on Madeira.

How long can you stay in Madeira without a visa?

90 days

Visas. You can travel to countries in the Schengen area for up to 90 days in any 180-day period without a visa. This applies if you travel as a tourist, to visit family or friends, to attend business meetings, cultural or sports events, or for short-term studies or training.

How do I become a resident of Madeira?

One must register as a resident in Madeira if one wants to stay for more than 3 months.
For the purpose of applying for a Permanent Residency Certificate you will need:

  1. registration certificate (Certificado de Registo)
  2. a valid passport.
  3. two passport photographs.
  4. if you have changed your address, proof of your new address.