Portugal

LOCAL COMPANY INVESTMENT

€ 1,000,000

TIMELINE

6 months to residency

MINIMUM RESIDENCY

7 days per year for 5 years

CITIZENSHIP

Potential to naturalise

WHY CHOOSE RESIDENCY BY INVESTMENT IN PORTUGAL?

Portugal is charming and is filled with a beautiful culture that welcomes you with open arms. There is a lovely mixture of golden sand beaches, wonderful mountains to hike and gaze at breathtaking views. Portugal is the oldest country in Europe and it can surprise you with its ability to honour traditions whilst welcoming in the new.

Portugal is one of the top countries to relocate to in Europe. The Residency permit would grant a number of rights to the applicant, this would generally involve the right to live and work in the country, visa-free travel within a number of countries including the Schengen Area, the advantage of great education and more.

  • 6 month processing time
  • Inclusion of family members, such as spouse or partner, dependent children and dependent parents
  • Family can reside in Portugal and study at some of the top universities
  • The main applicant only has to spend 7 days for 5 years in Portugal
  • Access to excellent public health care
  • Can lead to naturalisation (citizenship) if you live in Portugal full time for 5 years or more
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INVESTMENT OPTIONS

The three routes to permanent residency in Portugal are:

LOCAL COMPANY INVESTMENT
€ 1,000,000

This investment is made through a venture capital fund

DIRECT PROPERTY INVESTMENT
€ 500,000

Reduced option in low-density areas

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT
€ 350,000

Urban Renovation
Investment for a Private Equity or Regulated Fund

APPLICATION

Compile application and
determine investment route

DETERMINATION

Approval in principle or rejection, usually within 6 months

CONCLUDE INVESTMENT

Investment to be made in the investment fund, rehabilitation project or real estate

RESIDENCY GRANTED

Stamp 4 visa for whole family renewable every five years

ABOUT PORTUGAL

Portugal is a top choice for entrepreneurs. There is a nice reasonable cost of living and the country offers an easy way of life in the sunshine. There are top beach destinations with exceptional seafood as well as the importance of maintaining their history in architecture and more.

  • Form of Government – Unitary Salazarist one-party parliamentary republic under an authoritarian dictatorship
  • Capital – Lisbon
  • Population – 10.3M
  • Currency – Euro
  • Official Languages – Portuguese / English

Portugal is the 5th European country with the highest number of doctorates in science and technology. There are even top universities that have strengthened partnerships with internationally renowned institutions such as MIT, Texas University, Carnegie Mellon and Fraunhofer.

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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Investors must be of good character
  • Investors must not have been convicted of any criminal offences in any jurisdiction
  • The minimum investment is €1,000,000 in order to be paid back the investment after five years
  • Investors must prove a minimum net worth of €2,000,000

ADDITIONAL SERVICES BY OUR TEAM

  • Assistance with finding schools, property
  • Introductions to banks, lawyers, accountants
  • Access to monthly high net worth investor networking events
  • Access to quarterly investor dinners
  • Opportunities to integrate in Ireland’s business environment
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