|Investment amount:||from € 280,000|
|Time to obtain:||6 years|
|Number of visa-free countries:||185|
Under the current Portuguese Nationality Act (Law 37/81), persons who reside in Portugal for at least 6 years can obtain Portuguese citizenship.
Acquisition of residence permit is stipulated by Golden Residence Permit Programme through the implementation of a financial investment in economic development of the country. Permission to reside in Portugal is issued for a period of 1 year with the possibility of renewal to 5 years, followed by the right to permanent residence. In a year, the investor becomes eligible for citizenship.
VISA-FREE ENTRY TO 185 COUNTRIES
Borders of the EU, Schengen area, Caribbean Islands and other regions are open for Portuguese citizens.
CITIZENSHIP FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
Close relatives may obtain Portuguese citizenship with you.
CHOICE OF PERMANENT RESIDENCE
Portuguese citizens have the right to live with their families in any country of the European Union.
ACCESS TO EUROPEAN BANKS
As a Portuguese citizen you can store funds in reliable banks of Europe.
CONVENIENT TAX SYSTEM
Government of the state provides opportunity to optimize taxes through the NHR regime.
HIGH LEVEL OF EDUCATION
You and your children can study in prestigious schools in Portugal and other European countries.
In order to be granted Portuguese citizenship through investment first of all you need to acquire residence permit and permanent residence permit. According to the law and terms of the program, resident status is granted when investing in one of the following options.
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1 Selection of investment option
Specialists of International Holdings will provide you with up-to-date information on possible ways of economic immigration to Portugal, will choose the most suitable investment option to meet your goals and needs.
2 Make investment
According to the terms of the program, you need to invest funds according to chosen option and pay government fees for processing of your application. Lawyers of International Holdings will calculate the costs and monitor compliance with investment requirements.
3 Collection and submission of documents
To obtain a residence permit, you should provide personal data, receipt of state fees payment and proof of investment according to the chosen option (i.e. property purchase agreement, share certificate or a statement from Portuguese bank confirming you have an account with the required amount). Residence permit application should be submitted on the official website of Immigration and Borders Service (SEF).
4 Receive residence permit and apply for citizenship
After getting the government approval, you need to visit any branch of the immigration service of Portugal for biometric data collection. Residence permit application is considered during 3 months and is issued for a period of 5 years, after which you are allowed to submit application for permanent residence permit. If you meet all the requirements of immigration law, you can apply for Portuguese citizenship afterwards.
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profitable investment option
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and collection of necessary documents
Monitoring compliance with
the requirements of investment program
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