PORTUGAL SPACE // Our mission // Implementation


The Space Law was approved in early 2019, creating the conditions to strengthen space activity in Portugal. Two months later, a Government Resolution determined the creation of the Portuguese Space Agency, Portugal Space.

Space Law

Decree-Law N.o 16/2019 establishing the Regime for Access and Exercise of Space Activities in Portugal


Regulation n.º 697/2019 on the System for Access to and Exercise of Space Activities


Resolution of the Council of the Regional Government of the Azores n.º 30/2019 authorising the participation of the Autonomous Region of the Azores in the Portuguese Space Agency

Council of Ministers Resolution

RCM No 55/2019 of 12 March 2019 establishing the Portuguese Space Agency   

Statutes of Portugal Space

Constitution of the “Portuguese Space Agency, Portugal Space” Association”