The Portuguese Association of Forensic Sciences fosters all collaborative processes arising from its community of members, counting on you to help define strategies to reinforce its mission, vision and values.


Forensic Sciences

Discounts on the submission of scientific articles to the journal Forensic Sciences (open access – MDPI group).

Scientific events

Discounts on participation in scientific events organized by APCF or partners.


Expansion of the network of contacts with professionals and students from the various forensic areas in meetings promoted by APCF.


Obtaining advice on expert activities.


Representation, before the competent authorities, in the search for the regulation of the professional activity.

Membership card

Obtaining an individual APCF membership card.

Future events

Access to inside information about future actions.

Mailing list

Participation in a discussion forum (mailing list) of APCF members.


As of 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation – Regulation No. 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 – which lays down rules on the protection, processing and free movement of personal data of natural persons, and which applies directly to all entities that process this type of data, will apply in any Member State of the European Union.

Within the scope of this new General Data Protection Regulation, it is our intention to inform you that APCF collects the data contained in the form below. APCF is solely responsible for the processing of the same, with full respect and loyalty in compliance with the legislation in force. The data are intended exclusively to assess whether a particular candidate for membership meets the conditions to be one, as well as to enable the sending/receiving/processing of all information related to the direct or indirect activity of the APCF (e.g., dissemination of academic and scientific training). Under no circumstances will personal data be used for any other purpose or transferred to third parties. They will be kept only for as long as the membership status is maintained and eliminated up to 30 days after the termination of such status, or whenever there is a prior request from the person concerned.

For clarification of any additional questions related to the preservation, use and/or request for modification of personal data, please send an e-mail to:

Your registration will be complete after the payment of the annual fee (20€ - national transfers | 25€ - international transfers with PayPal).