News – New regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:
Portugal passed on September 2, 2013 new regulations on Acupuncture. Read more
Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report – delivered Dec 31, 2012
From 2002 the Medical Council included acupuncture as a medical competency (233).
Since 2003 Acupuncture treatment has been regulated by the Portuguese Law No 45/2003 of 22 August 2003 on the provision of non-conventional therapies (231).