Portugal

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Project Description

Deaccessioning in Portugal

Portugal has legislation on deaccessioning and disposal, albeit not extensive

Since Portugal has a classification system for museum objects, the legislation covers the declassification of museum objects and the transfer of museum objects between museums.

Country details for Portugal

Official name: Portuguese Republic
Number of residents: 10,32 million
Number of museums: 684
Parameters: Legislation, Classification systems, National register of objects, and Accreditation scheme

Deaccessioning possibilities in Portugal:

LEGISLATION

Portugal has some legislation on deaccessioning and disposal, in the

Fundamental law on the Portuguese cultural heritage Section II

The declassification of classified objects walks the same process of the classification process, mutadis mutandi.

GUIDELINES

Portugal has no official guidelines on deaccessioning and disposal.

OTHER TOOLS

Portugal has no other tools on deaccessioning and disposal.

CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS

Portugal has a classification system for museum objects, found in the

Fundamental Law on Portuguese cultural heritage SectionII

NATIONAL REGISTER OBJECTS

Portugal has a national register of museum objects, called the Patrimonial Register of Classification.

ACCREDITATION SCHEME

Portugal has an official museum accreditation scheme, administered by the Portuguese Network of Museums.

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