As a member of the EU and the Commonwealth, Malta provides peace of mind for those who wish to invest or retire on this beautiful island. Malta boasts of a stable economy and a sound political climate. Rich in history and culture, Malta offers a robust financial services regulatory framework, state-of-the-art healthcare services, and high-level education. It is the destination of choice for entrepreneurs and investors.

The main applicant fee can vary between €650,000 and €1 million, due to government charges and citizenship application fees. The figure may increase slightly should the application be extended to other dependent family members.

The current investment options in Malta are:

  • A non-refundable contribution of at least €650,000 to National Development and Social Fund
  • Purchase of €150,000 in government stocks/ bonds
  • A property transaction, which can include a purchase (for a minumum of €350,000) or a rental (for a minimum of €16,000 per year), held for five years

With this programme, the Government of Malta seeks to attract high-net worth individuals of good character.

Key Benefits

  • Maltese citizenship can be acquired and extended to all dependent family members
  • Visa-free travel to over 160 countries, including Schengen area, UK, USA, Australia and Canada
  • Legal status to live, work and study in any of the 27 EU countries
  • Additional benefits in the UK as a citizen of the Commonwealth
  • No permanent residency required
  • Attractive tax incentives
  • Right to own property in an EU member state

For all other questions on getting citizenship in Malta, feel free to call us on +356 2034 6555, or write to us either by email or via the Contact us form on this website.