Who is the prime minister in Portugal?

António CostaPortugal / Prime ministerAntónio Luís Santos da Costa GCIH is a Portuguese lawyer and politician serving as the 119th and current prime minister of Portugal since 26 November 2015, presiding over the XXI, XXII and XXIII Constitutional Governments. Wikipedia

How long can prime minister serve in Portugal?

List of prime ministers of Portugal

Prime Minister of the Portuguese Republic
Style His/Her Excellency
Appointer President of Portugal
Term length Four years maximum. No term limits
Inaugural holder Pedro de Sousa Holstein, Marquis of Palmela

Does Portugal have a President or prime minister?


Office Name Since
President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa 9 March 2016
Prime Minister António Costa 26 November 2015

Who is in charge Portugal?

President of Portugal

President of the Portuguese Republic
Presidential Standard
Incumbent Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa since 9 March 2016
Style Mr President (informal) His Excellency (diplomatic)
Type Head of state

Has Portugal got a royal family?

They have all been acclaimed king of Portugal by their monarchist groups. The monarchs of Portugal all came from a single ancestor, Afonso I of Portugal, but direct lines have sometimes ended. This has led to a variety of royal houses coming to rule Portugal, though all having Portuguese royal lineage.

Does Portugal have a king?

Two kings of Portugal, Ferdinand I and Afonso V, also claimed the crown of Castile….List of Portuguese monarchs.

King of Portugal and the Algarves
Style His Most Faithful Majesty
First monarch Afonso I
Last monarch Manuel II
Formation 25 July 1139