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PORTUGAL GOLDEN VISA
Few, if any countries, provide the ease of access, affordability and attractive benefits of Portugal’s Golden Visa programme, combining exceptional lifestyle quality and investment potential.
There are some very accessible entry levels and multiple investment options for attaining citizenship and residency, within just 5 years.
The Portuguese Non-Habitual Residency status (NHR) provides an opportunity to receive qualifying income, tax free, in Portugal and country of origin.
KEY RESIDENCY BENEFIT
VISA FREE TRAVEL
Relatively low minimum investment of €250,000
Low minimum stay requirements, averaging 7 days per year
Extended Global Mobility along with freedom of movement across Europe
Immediate permanent residence, subject to renewal every 2 years
Ability to include family members (married spouse, children of main applicant or spouse under 21 years old, and parents of main applicant or spouse)
Qualify for citizenship or permanent residency after 5 years
10 years Non-Habitual Tax Regime exemption
The right to live, work, study, and undertake business in Portugal
Access world-class Free Healthcare (ranked 12th globally) and Education (16th) and Pension (1st)
Foreign investors who meet the eligibility criteria can obtain a residence permit that allows them and their family members to live, work, and study in Portugal, as well as travel freely within the Schengen Area of 26 EU countries.
To qualify for the Portugal Golden Visa, individuals must make one of the following investments in the country:
Venture Capital/Private Equity Fund of minimum €500,000
Donation to Arts of at least €250,000
Bank Deposit: Deposit at least €1,500,000 in Portuguese bank account for a minimum of five years.
Creation of a company with minimum 10 employees
Living standard quality
4th best passport in the world for nomads and global citizens.
The country’s residency by investment programme is the most cost-efficient programme of its type in the EU.
Attractive investment opportunities
Property prices in Portugal are low compared to most of Europe, offering attractive value.
The country’s residency gives you access to high standards of schooling and access to prestigious universities at lower EU tuition fees.