Second citizenship on Malta

Malta offers three different ways for obtaining a second citizenship for those foreigners, who wish to relocate to the country and receive Maltese passport – a financial contribution to the Malta’s National Development and Social Fund, a real estate purchase or rental, government bonds purchase.

According to European Union (EU) statistics on international migration collected in 2015, the total number of immigrants relocating to Malta was 12 800.

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Acquire second citizenship in Malta

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Eligibility

A foreigner is eligible to apply for a Maltese citizenship, if he or she has reached legal age of 18 years, has no criminal record, does not have been refused entry to any of the Schengen countries, has stable income, a good health, can make a particular type of contribution within 4 months after receiving a Malta IIP Letter of Approval in Principle and can meet all the investment requirements listed below.

Requirements

In order to acquire a temporary residence permit of Latvian Republic on the grounds of purchasing a real estate property several requirements must be met.

In order to acquire a second citizenship of Malta on the grounds of purchasing or renting a real estate, one of the following requirements must be met:

The applicant must provide a documentary evidence of leasing or owning the real estate within 4 months after he receives a Malta Citizenship Letter of Approval in Principle.

In order to acquire a second citizenship of Malta on the grounds of purchasing government bonds, stocks or special purpose vehicles:

Documents

In order to apply the following documents must be presented. However, this list is not full, as the Immigration Office may request other documents as well on case-by-case basis:

State fees and costs

Below you will find an information regarding state fees and charges that have to be covered, in order to apply for a Maltese passport.

Global health insurance coverage:

Due diligence application fees:

Maltese passport application fees:

Bank commission fee:

A total deposit:

Passport fee:

Prescribed application fee:

Timescales

General time frames for obtaining Maltese citizenship are ~6 months. Since Confidus Solutions has no power over final decision-making procedure whatsoever, case hearing period may be extended by the Immigration Office on case-by-case basis.

After a temporary residence permit is issued – it must be registered on annual basis. Annual extension takes 1 to 2 weeks and is valid 1 year.

Benefits of holding Maltese residence permit