To be eligible and benefit from the Portuguese residency program, the applicant must choose one of the following three investment options:
The deposit of a minimum amount of € 1,000,000 into a Portuguese bank account, or one of the investment options approved by the government. This option is simple and can include investing in stocks or shares.
Acquisition of real estate
The acquisition of real estate (residential or commercial) with a minimum value of € 500,000. Please note that a reduction of 20% applies to the minimum amount required for the acquisition of a property located in an area with low GDP or low population density, bringing it to € 400,000.
The acquisition of real estate (residential or commercial) with a minimum value of € 350,000 for a property over 30 years old and requiring renovation work. Please note that a reduction of 20% applies to the minimum amount required for the acquisition of a property located in an area with low GDP or low population density, bringing it to 280,000 €.
Create at least ten new jobs
Make an investment of a minimum amount of € 350,000 in the contribution or increase of the share capital of a company incorporated in Portugal, resulting in the creation or maintenance of at least five permanent jobs for a period of 'at least three years.
- The processing time after filing the application is short: only around 6 months.
- The total cost varies between € 400,000 and € 600,000 depending on the investment option chosen.
- The obligation of physical presence in the territory is low: seven days the first year of residence and 14 days the following two years.
- Attractive tax system.
- Visa-free entry into the countries of the Schengen area.
- Possibility to apply for citizenship after five years of residence while retaining another nationality.
- High quality of life, local gastronomy and wines, rich culture, temperate climate and high level of security.
KSi Malta shall solely act as an intermediary for this Scheme. We have partnered up with reputable immigration service providers, which shall cater for all your needs in order to acquire this program.