Useful information

Tax -Free Shopping: If you reside outside the European Union you are entitled to a refund of the VAT (Value Added Tax) paid on your purchases. When paying for your purchases ask the store staff for a Tax Free Form. Passport is needed.For your convenience we have 3 stores where you can claim this refund back.

At Colombo Shopping Centre we have 3 shops dedicated to Tax Refund:

Coin: Portuguese currency is the Euro. Payments can be made in cash, by bank transfer and debit or credit cards from all national and international banks.

There are coins of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 cents, 1 and 2 euros. The notes vary in size and color according to their value, and there are 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 euros.


Ask me Lisboa: Throughout the city find tourist offices where you will find information and directions about places to visit in Lisbon. Find more here.

First-aid post: at Colombo Shopping Center we have a first-aid post, contact us at (+351) 217 113 600

Police: for emergency situations please contact 112, for non-emergency please contact  (+351) 213 466 141. Find here the Police Station of Colombo Shopping Centre.

Hospital: for emergency situations please contact 112; The nearest hospital is Hospital da Luz (private hospital) located here or you can choose Lusíadas Hospital (private hospital) located here and Santa Maria Hospital (public hospital) located here.