Eurocitizens card – Chaves-Verín Eurocity

Countries: Spain, Portugal
Border(s): Portugal-Spain,
Chaves-Verín Eurocity,
European programme:
Interreg IA Espagne-Portugal
- Education, training and languages
- Sport
- Public Services
- Société civile

Lead partner: Chaves-Verín Eurocity

The eurocitizens card allows users from both cities to access shared municipal services and facilities in areas such as sport, leisure, music and culture. The card has proved popular and currently has more than 7 000 subscribers in 2015.
Furthermore, publication of a monthly events agenda has also helped to foster a shared sense of belonging.


  • Verín municipality (Spain)
  • Chaves municipality (Portugal)

Project goals

  • Getting young people on board.
  • Foster a shared sense of belonging.

Target group(s)

Inhabitants of the Chaves- Verín conurbation.

Project activities

  • Shared access to municipal services and facilities.
  • Creation of space for music rehearsals and meetings.
  • Summer sports programme for children.

More information on the euorcity website.