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Malta Citizenship-by-Investment Overview

The Malta Individual Investor Program (MIIP), which Henley & Partners was contracted in 2014 by the Government of Malta to design and implement, is the most modern citizenship-by-investment program. The MIIP is one of the most exclusive citizenship-by-investment portfolios worldwide. It offers clients the opportunity to acquire citizenship in a country that has one of the strongest, most stable economies of the EU and Eurozone.

Benefits of Maltese citizenship

  • Visa-free or visa-on-arrival travel to 183 destinations including Canada and the EU
  • The right to live, work, and study in any of the 28 EU countries and Switzerland
  • World’s strictest due diligence standards and vetting of applicants, thus ensuring only highly respectable applicants
  • Citizenship of a well-respected EU country
  • Reasonable contribution and efficient application process
  • An attractive place to live or own a second home in, strategically located with excellent air links

Route to Maltese citizenship

The Malta program includes three financial requirements:

1.

A contribution to the development of Malta

2.

A purchase of stocks or bonds

3.

A property transaction

The combined upfront financial requirement, including applicable government charges and citizenship application fees, is just under EUR 900,000. These costs will increase slightly depending on the family size.

 

Property Rental

Property Purchase

 

Financial
 requirements

Gov. and processing
 fees

Financial
 requirements

Gov. and processing
 fees

Single applicant

EUR 650,000 donation
EUR 150,000 stocks/bonds
EUR 16,000 p.a. property rental

12–15%

EUR 650,000 donation
EUR 150,000 stocks/bonds
EUR 350,000 property purchase

9–12%

Married couple

EUR 675,000 donation
EUR 150,000 stocks/bonds
EUR 16,000 p.a. property rental

12–15%

EUR 675,000 donation
EUR 150,000 stocks/bonds
EUR 350,000 property purchase

9–12%



 Should you have any questions, or if you would like a detailed breakdown of the exact costs for your family, kindly contact us and we will be delighted to help you.