Next tie 2016
Portugal will compete in Europe/Africa Zone Group I in 2016 for a fifth consecutive year after narrowly avoiding relegation this year.
Last round 4-7 February 2015
Portugal lost all three of its round robin ties – against Bulgaria, Georgia and Belarus - but retained its place in Europe/Africa Zone Group I after defeating Liechtenstein 2-0 in the relegation play-off. Michelle Larcher de Brito starred for Portugal, winning three of her four singles rubbers during the week - including the decisive point against Stephanie Vogt that secured their survival.
Portugal has never progressed further than Europe/Africa Zone Group I. Their best performance came in 1998 with a second place finish their round-robin pool, a result which was matched in 2012 and 2014.