Portugal Alcohol, drugs & prostitution

Alcohol

Legal

Minimum age to purchase and drink alcohol is 18 years old.

Driving

Blood-alcohol limit is 0.05% (0.5g per litre of blood) while driving.

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Legality of alcohol and minimum age for particular types of it (beer/wine or spirits) for purchase or consumption.


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Alcohol category is available in production API version 2.

Drugs

All drugs are decriminalized

One of the few countries in the world where all drugs are decriminalized. It means you will not go to jail and it will not be on your criminal record if you get caught. However, you could still get a fine, rehabilitation, community service or a combination of the three.

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Legality and decriminalisation status of drug (cannabis or all) consumption for personal use.


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Monthly
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Drugs category is available in production API version 2.

Prostitution

Legal

Prostitution is legal (in a way of exchanging sex for money). Brothels are illegal.

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Legality of prostitution in both ways - while paying for it or offering services.


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Monthly
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Prostitution category is available in production API version 2.