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Busking in Porto

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Busking in Porto

Can someone tell me the rules for busking in Porto? Do you need a permit?

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Albufeira, Portugal
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1. Re: Busking in Porto

I don't know the answer but for any Portuguese friends who may read this and not understand, 'busking' is playing music on the street.

I would be very surprised to hear that a permit of some kind was not essential.

Cadiz, Spain
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2. Re: Busking in Porto

I don't recall seeing buskers in Lisbon. I saw some mimes.

Porto, Portugal
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3. Re: Busking in Porto

Three years ago no permit was necessary, I have no idea how up-to-date this information is, however. A lot has changed in Porto in recent years so this may have changed as well.

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