Individual Investor Program in Malta (IIP)
By virtue of legal notice LN 47/2014, the Government of the Republic of Malta has the prerogative to grant naturalization by investment to reputable individuals and their dependents who successfully complete the due diligence process and who qualify after having made a noteworthy contribution to the social and economic development of the country. The program has been fully approved by the EU Commission and is finite, having a ceiling of 1,800 applications.

Applicant requirements:

  • Payment of 10,000 EUR non-refundable administrative fee by Main Applicant;
  • Holding immovable property in Malta for minimum 5 years by title of ownership (min. value 350,000 EUR) or lease (min. annual rent of 16,000 EUR);
  • Investment in Maltese Government bonds with a minimum holding period of 5 years (min. 150,000 EUR investment);
  • A global health insurance coverage for at least 50,000EUR for the main applicant and each of the dependants.
  • Upon receiving in principle approval, every main applicant must make a 640,000 EUR contribution to the Maltese Government. Together with the 10,000 EUR paid at the start of the process this amount to a total contribution of 650,000 EUR.

Dependents of the Main Applicant can also be joined in the same Application. The applicable fees are the following;

  • 25,000 EUR for a spouse and for each dependant under the age of 18;
  • 50,000 EUR for each dependant of 18 year old and over but below 27 years;
  • 50,000 EUR for each dependant parent and grandparent above 55 years.

The application process takes a minimum period of one (1) year to completion, during which time the applicant

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PKF Malta holds the necessary license (IIP0065) to act as Approved Agent and Accredited Person under this program and has an in-house team of specialists including Russian speaking associates who are at your disposal should you wish to make further enquiries.

For direct enquires kindly contact Dr Marilyn Mifsud LL.B Dip. Not LL.D on mmifsud@pkfmalta.com or call on +356 21484373.

New Malta Residence and Visa Program (MRVP)
Legal Notice 288 of 2015 has welcomed Malta’s newest residency product, the Malta Residence and Visa Program (MRVP). A successful application will grant the beneficiary and his registered dependents a certificate of residence that covers such beneficiary to reside, settle or stay in Malta, provided that the required conditions are and continue to be met.

Applicant’s requirements:

  • Payment of 5,500 EUR non-refundable administrative fee by Applicant;
  • Upon receiving in principle approval, every applicant must make a 30,000 EUR contribution to the Maltese Government. This incorporates the 5,500 EUR paid at the start of the process this amount to a total contribution of 30,000 EUR;
  • Holding immovable property in Malta by title of either ownership (min. at €270,000 if situated in Gozo or the South of Malta and €320,000 if situated in Malta) or lease (min. 10,000 Euro if situated in Gozo or the South of Malta or 12,000 Euro if situated elsewhere in Malta). Such immovable property must be held for a min. five year period;
  • Investment in Maltese Government bonds with a minimum holding period of 5 years (min. investment 250,000 EUR) and
  • Applicants to have a min. annual income of €100,000 or capital of €500,000, to be evidenced and held for the entire duration of special residence status certificate validity.

PKF Malta holds the necessary license and qualification to act as Approved Agent and Accredited Person and has an in-house team of specialists including Russian speaking associates who are at your disposal should you wish to make further enquiries.

For direct enquires kindly contact Dr Marilyn Mifsud LL.D on mmifsud@pkfmalta.com or call on +356 21484373.