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  • MALTA
  • Citizenship by Investment

MALTA

Malta is an EU member state since 2004, with 316 Km2 and with the population of 432 K people. The country is famous for its outstanding beaches and fantastic climate. Malta is extremely safe country, which has a fast growing economy and stable political situation. The 7500 years of History, excellent education system and low crime rate makes the country one of the first destinations for family settlement in the EU. Malta is one of the first countries in EU offering Maltese citizenship to high net-worth individuals and their family members. The program started from 2014 and as of the statistics of 2016, there are more than 800 applications received by the Maltese government from more than 40 countries.

According to the IIP, the investor must be at least 18 years old and has three alternative ways of investment:

Contribution to the National Economic and Social Development Fund Residential Immovable Property Investment
Investor – 650, 000 Euro Buying Real Property- worth at least 650,000 Euro Investment in Bonds, Stocks or debentures – 150,000 Euro
Spouse - + 25,000 Euro Leasing immovable property  - at least 16,000 Euro per year  
Each dependent under 18 years old – 25,000 Euro The real property must be kept at least 5 years and cannot be sublet  
Each dependent over 18 years old – 50,000 Euro    

The investor must submit a certificate of health from the reputable health system to the Maltese authority. The investor and his/her family members must have a good health conditions without any contiguous decease. The applicants must have global insurance policy covering at last 50,000 Euro. In order to apply for the Maltese citizenship, it is mandatory for the applicant to complete 1 year residency in Malta. This is important for Maltese government in order to find out how much the applicant wants to have a Maltese citizenship (Genuine Links). As soon as investor buys a real property in Malta, they receive the eResidence card, which signifies the commencement of the residency. Residency of 1 year does not mean that the investor must spend whole 365 days in Malta. The law says that in case if the citizenship applicant buys or rents real property in Malta, then he/she is not obliged to spend any time on the island. The granting of citizenship needs approximately 2-6 months, after 1 year residence period. The citizenship application is submitted to Identity Malta by an Accredited Person. There are due diligence fees:

  • 7500 Euro for the investor
  • 5000 Euro for the spouse
  • 5000 Euro for each Adult dependents
  • No fee for Minor dependents (0 – 12)
  • 3000 Euro for minor dependents (13-17)
  • Malta Passport fee - 500 Euro for each person
  • 200 Euro Bank Charges

Maltese law does not require the investor to renounce the initial citizenship. Dual citizenship is permitted by the Maltese Law. Maltese citizen is automatically citizen of EU and he/she can study, live and work permanently in European Union.

In Malta, even after obtaining the citizenship and residing in the country, he/she can retain their status of “non-domiciled” person. People, who reside in Malta but have a non-domiciled status, shall pay the taxes only on the income earned in Malta. Malta does not have any municipal taxes, inheritance taxes and estate duties.

Capital

Valletta

Location

Located in the continent of Europe, Malta does not share land borders with any countries.

Language

Maltese, English

Currency

Euro (€)[b] (EUR)

Government

Unitary parliamentary republic

Area

316[3] km2

Population

445,426

Time Zone

CET (UTC+1) | Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

  • Reasons to choose Malta?

    • Amazing climate and food
    • Visa free travel to more than 160 countries in the world
    • No restriction on holding dual nationality
    • 6 months procedure for obtaining the citizenship
    • Permanent citizenship which can be transferred to future generations
    • Good quality of life
    • Better education for children
    • Stable political system
    • Possible tax planning benefits
    • Personal security
    • No permanent residence requirement
  • Visa Free

    Visa-Free/Visa-on-arrival: Albania, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niue, Norway, Oman, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Réunion, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin (French part), Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sint Maarten (Dutch part), Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Wallis and Futuna, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Electronic Authorization: Australia, Canada, Gabon, Guam, India, Kenya, Myanmar, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, Turkey, U.S. Virgin Islands, United States

    Visa required prior to arrival: Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Angola, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Benin, Bhutan, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Congo Republic, Cuba, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Liberia, Mali, Mongolia, Namibia, Nauru, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen

    Entry denied: libya

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ST. KITTS & NEVIS

Kennylin House, New Street
Basseterre, St. Kitts KN.


P.O.BOX
440

Tel
+(1869) 465 2878

Fax
+(1869) 465 6077

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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA

Roberts Building 60 Nevis Street,
St. John’s, Antigua.


P.O.BOX
1301

Tel
+(1268) 462 0076

Fax
+(1268) 462 3077

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MONTREAL (CANADA)

3418 Stanley Street #R1
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1R8.

Tel
+(514) 845-0232

Fax
+(514) 845-0203

Email
mtl@bayatgroup.com


 

NEW YORK (USA)

1Barker Ave, White Plains,
NY 10601, United States.

Tel
+1 914-793-2626

Email
mtl@bayatgroup.com


 

PARIS (FRANCE)

91 , Rue de l' Université
75007 France.


Tel
+335 385 93 00

Fax
+334 551 0119

Mob
+336 801 7808

Email
paris@bayatgroup.com


 

DUBAI (U.A.E)

Suite 2302, Al Moosa Tower II, Trade
Centre area, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, U.A.E.


P.O.BOX
32422

Tel
+(9714) 355 4646

Mob
+(97150) 624 4646

Fax
+(9714) 355 2357

Email
dxb@bayatgroup.com


 

ABU DHABI (U.A.E)

Level 17, The Offices World trade Center Central Market, Al Markaziya, Abu Dhabi, UAE.


P.O.BOX
3876

Tel
+971 2 654 4086

Mob
+971 52 450 5922

Email
aud@bayatgroup.com


 

KUWAIT

Sahab Tower, level 18 Salhia,
Kuwait city, Kuwait.

 

Tel
2227 3887


 

ROSEAU (DOMINICA)

14 Great Marlborough, Roseau,
Commonwealth of Dominica.

Tel
+1 (767) 612 8290

Mob
+(1 767) 277 8399

Email
dom@bayatgroup.com


 

BEIRUT (LEBANON)

Suite 2029, Louis Vuitton Building
Allenby St. Beirut Souks Area,
Beirut, Lebanon

 

Tel
+(961) 1 957561

Email
bei@bayatgroup.com


 

JEDDAH (KSA)

Level 26 King’s Road Tower, King’s Road, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

P.O.BOX
Box 40469, Jeddah 21499

Tel
+966 (12) 229 3248


 

GEORGIA

Freedom Square 4a,
Tbilisi, Georgia.

Tel
+(995) 3 22 424252

Email
tbs@bayatgroup.com


 

KUALA LUMPUR (MALAYSIA)

Menara Standard Chartered,
Unit 35-3
.

Tel
+60 (32) 110 9000

Email
kul@bayatgroup.com