Malta is an ideal destination for investors looking for foreign investment because the country has a stable economic infrastructure and a favourable political and legal framework. It particularly attracts those who want to invest in business start-ups because of its low cost of living and a number of other factors including low crime rate and top-notch health care. Moreover, since the country is located in a very strategic location of Europe, there are excellent opportunities to grow international business relations easily. It is also a EU member state and therefore its permanent residents can get access to all the benefits of the member states.

Benefits of Obtaining Maltese Citizenship

  • With Malta citizenship, you get EU citizenship through which you are allowed to live, work and do business in any of the EU member states
  • You can travel visa-free to 168 countries around the world including Hong Kong and Thailand
  • Your family including dependent children will be automatically included in the citizenship program
  • The citizenship is lifetime and it can also be passed on to future generations
  • You are allowed to keep dual citizenship
  • There are no taxes to worry about and the country holds double taxation treaties with around 60 countries
  • According to Visa Restrictions Index, the passport of Malta is ranked 9th in the world
  • The application process is fast and efficient
  • There is no need to learn the Maltese language

Main Requirements

There are just a few requirements that the applicant must meet in order to be eligible to apply for Maltese citizenship;

  • The applicant must have a clean record with no criminal activity
  • Stay in Malta as a resident for at least one year
  • There is a need to contribute economically to the country in the form of National Development and Social Fund worth €650,000 (with an additional €25,000 for spouse and €25,000 for each dependent child)
  • There is also an option of purchasing property in Malta in order to qualify for citizenship by investment program
  • An investment in bonds for at least €150,000 to be held for a period of five years is another option to qualify for Maltese citizenship
  • If you already hold global health insurance with a cover amount of €50,000 for each family member, you are eligible to apply for Maltese citizenship

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Main Benefits

  • visa-free to 168 countries
  • family automatically included in the citizenship program
  • dual citizenship permitted
  • tax efficient


Free yourself and broaden your options. There are many benefits to dual citizenship; residents of many countries are immediately.


Residency by investment is achieved when an applicant, and their approved family members, satisfies certain conditions. Those conditions vary.


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