Malta Residency by Investment
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malta residence by investment programme (permanent residency)
The Maltese program residency-by-investment program requires a minimum net-worth of EUR 500,000 to qualify.
Granted typically in less than 6 months and minimum contribution of EUR 175,000 mixed capital requirements, this program allows for visa-free access to the Schengen Area and the right to reside indefinitely in Malta.
Spouse or partner, Dependent (unmarried) children of any age, Dependent parents and grandparents.
Member of the EU and Schengen Area
Free travel within the Schengen Area for 90 days in every 180-day period
Right to reside indefinitely in Malta,Right to establish a business in Malta and Eligible to apply for a work permit
A low-cost and tax-efficient jurisdiction
No language requirement and No education or management experience required
Eligible to apply for Citizenship in Malta after 5 years residence
Provide proof of assets of at least EUR 500,000, with at least EUR 150,000 in financial assets
Be over 18 years of age and non-EU citizen
Meet the qualifying investment requirements
Hold the property investment for a minimum of 5 years
Have a clean criminal record
Acquire global health insurance coverage
Be in good health and of good reputation
Provide evidence of the source of funds used for the application
Have sufficient financial resources to support themselves
- A property purchase of EUR 350,000 (EUR 300,000 in South Malta or Gozo), or a property lease of EUR 12,000 per annum (EUR 10,000 in South Malta or Gozo)
- A contribution of EUR 28,000 to the Maltese economy if the residential property is purchased, or EUR 58,000 if the property is leased
- A donation to a non-governmental organization of EUR 2,000
- A non-refundable administration fee of EUR 40,000
The country has many historical and cultural sites, a good nightlife and restaurant scene, picturesque countryside, and is easy to get around. Crime rates are low, and Malta is a safe place where to live, work and socialize. Infrastructure is also good.