Spain’s passport is ranked as the 3rd strongest passport in the world. It allows visa-free access to over 175 countries. Spanish passport holders have the right to study, work and live in any country in the European Union.

Visa-free travel to
175+ countries

Dual citizenship

Physical stay
not required

Investment start from
€ 500,000





  • Amazing history, culture and food.
  • Visa free travel for the applicant and his/her family members in EU and Schengen zone.
  • No mandatory stay requirement in the country.
  • The applicant does not need to become a tax resident in Spain.
  • Only investment, no contribution.
  • The investor golden visa will be issued on investors family members (children up to 18 years old).
  • Opportunity to get permanent residence permit in 5 years (mandatory rule is that the investor must live more than 6 months per year in Spain.
  • Citizenship can be applied after 10 years.
  • Process is very straightforward and government fees are low.

Among countless beaches, mountains, ski resorts, superb weather, diverse and fun nightlife, many cultural regions and historic cities, it is no phenomenon that Spain is an admired tourist destination in Europe for any kind of trip.

A country of large geographic and cultural diversity, there is everything from lush meadows and snowy mountains and deserts in the southeast.

Spain launched its golden visa program in 2013. An investment of €500,000 in real estate is required to obtain residency. Permanent residency is applicable after residing in Spain for five years and after ten years attains full citizenship.

Although the temporary residency permit (the golden visa) can simply be renewed without the requirement of residing in the country,

Investment Options

Key facts and application procedure:

The application can be submitted immediately after signing the purchase agreement of the real estate.
The investor must put the necessary funds in Spanish Bank.
The investor must have a clear criminal record, must not have any previous refusal of Schengen visa or entry to Schengen zone.
After all of these issues mentioned above, the application procedure just takes 10-15 days.
The Spanish Golden visa gives investor and his/her family member’s free access to all EU and Schengen zone countries.

The program stipulates that spouse and children under 18 years old can also apply for the program. Children, who are more than 18 years old, can only apply if they are dependent on their parents.

  • Applicable Fees

    Processing Fee USD 1,000
    Due diligence for main applicant USD 7,500
    Due diligence for spouse USD 4,000
    Qualifying dependent aged 16 years and above USD 4,000
    Passport Application fee per applicant USD 65
    Certificate of Naturalization fee per applicant USD 250

Application Process

Step 1

Bayat legal Services’ compliance team will conduct an internal due diligence, within 48 hours we will have a response.

Step 2

The lawyers implement the purchase of the property. The investment documentation is assembled and successfully obtaining the residency visa. Bayat group will prepare all and finalize all documentation for the Residency Application. Once completed the file is submitted to the Government,

Step 3

Once the Government has assessed the file, officials advise their final decision on granting residency