If an applicant brings one of the Portuguese application forms to the FO, the FO should:
Provide any necessary assistance in completing the form(s).
Photocopy and certify any documents (evidence) the Portuguese agency has requested
the applicant to include with the Portuguese claim.
Return the form(s) and certified photocopies to the applicant and advise him or her
to mail them directly to the Portuguese agency that sent them.
Advise the applicant to check with the U.S. Postal Service for the international rate
and/or fee for mailing materials to Portugal.
Reminder: Dont mail the Portuguese application forms to OIO.