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MALTA: CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT PROGRAM

The first EU-approved citizenship Program, Malta is your direct route to obtaining one of the most coveted European passports in the world.

Live, work and study anywhere in the EU with extensive benefits to visa-free travel to 168 countries worldwide, including the EU, UK, and the USA.

BENEFITS MATLESE CITIZENSHIP

Partially repayable investment: After 5 years, investments in government bonds and property can be released.

Dual citizenship: Malta allows dual citizenship.

Double taxation relief: Extensive treaty protection from double

Fast-track residence cards: Fast track residence cards within 1-3 weeks with Schengen mobility for 18 months.

No language tests required

INVESTMENT OPTIONS

Option 1
INVESTMENT AMOUNT NOTES
NON-REFUNDABLE CONTRIBUTION & LEGAL FEES €690,000 Non-refundable contribution of €650,000 to the National Development & Social Fund set up by the government.
GOVERNMENT BONDS OR SECURITIES €150,000 To be held for a minimum of 5 years after citizenship has been granted.
BUY REAL ESTATE €350,000 RENT REAL ESTATE €80,000 An applicant will be required to buy a property for a minimum value of €350,000 or lease a property for at least €16,000 p.a. The property must be held for the duration of your residence card (minimum 12 months) and a further 5 years after citizenship has been granted.
PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY €3,000 The applicant and his/her family should have valid medical insurance with an €50,000 coverage per person. The annual insurance payment will total €500-€600 per individual.
AT YOUR FREE CONSULTATION – FULL PRICE QUOTATION WITH DUE DILLIGENGE FEES WILL BE GIVEN BY THE ADVISOR.

MALTA CITIZENSHIP ACQUISTION PROCESS

1) Talk to CBI 4 Passport advisors – 3 to 4 DAYS

Our advisors will evaluate your personal circumstances and assist you in selecting investment options most suitable to you, matching the required criteria to ensure successful application.

Who is eligible?

The main investor may add dependents to a citizenship application such as his/her spouse, children under 26 years of age and parents at least 55 years age.

The main investor for Malta Citizenship by Investment must be at least 18 years of age. The main applicant together with the dependents must be covered by global health insurance.

2) Choose investment options

In order to qualify for Malta Citizenship by Investment, the main investor must have €1,150,000. As a non-refundable part, €650,000 will be contributed to the national development fund set up by the government. The remaining amount is spread between €150,000 investment in government approved financial instruments and acquisition of a property in Malta, having a minimum value of €350,000 – THIS IS THE INVESTMENT WITHOUT LEGAL & GOVERNMENT FEES.

3) Apply for a residence card – 3 TO 4 DAYS

A residence card application is submitted to get the ball rolling on the 12-month residency requirement. Physical presence of the applicant is required for biometrics to be captured.

4) Prepare documents for citizenship

A detailed checklist will be provided, and you will be guided through the documents collection stage. Experienced citizenship advisers will be checking all documents for compliance to ensure all requirements are met.

5) Processing of citizenship application – 180 DAYS

Each application is vetted by the Government of Malta through a thorough due diligence check, during which time submitted information is examined and verified.

6) Receive Your Pre-Approval

Once the application is reviewed and the decision is made, the government will issue a letter advising you of their decision.

7) Complete the investments

Transfer the non-refundable contribution amount to Malta within 20 days. Within 4 months, complete the investment into Malta government bonds, sign a 5-year lease agreement or purchase a property, extend your health insurance and provide evidence of time spent in Malta.

8) Acquisition of Maltese passport – 14 MONTHS

Once your passport application has been reviewed by the Maltese Government and the Registry office you will be invited to visit Malta to swear the oath and collect your passport.