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Malta

Citizenship By Investment



    BECOME A GLOBAL CITIZEN





    Malta is a beautiful island country part of one of the 26-member states of the EU. Malta’s passport is ranked amongst the highest in the world. The increasing number of Malta’s Individual Investor Program (MIIP} is due to the fact that Malta is one of the safest countries and is rich with culture and beauty. Being on island, Malta  has  become a freight trans—shipment area, boasting a healthy and growing economy. Investors may opt to purchase property in the Capital of Valetta, or any other cities in Malta.

    Malta Passport

    Through a three-part investment, contributing to the government of Malta, purchasing (or renting) a property, and investing in Government Bonds, Investors and their family can obtain citizenship in 12 months.

    Malta Passport is one of the strongest passports and most powerful in the world. You will be able to have visa-free travel to more than 185 countries, including the UK, Canada and Schengen countries.

    You can include your family members in your Malta Citizenship by Investment application. As a result, you will enjoy the many benefits of a Maltese Passport, including access to world-class healthcare and education services. Moreover, investors will enjoy a great tax climate, as well as international business opportunities.

    To obtain the Maltese passport, you won’t need to renounce your current nationality. You can also pass it down to future generations by descent.

    Benefits of Maltese Nationality

    Obtaining Maltese nationality will give you particularly interesting advantages, such as:

    • Malta has been a member of the European Union since 2004 and Maltese citizenship allows you to obtain a European Union passport. As a result, you will be able to move freely within Europe and travel without a visa to more than 160 countries.
    • Malta benefits from a stable political climate which will secure you in relation to the investments made. The island’s economy is flourishing with a very low unemployment rate
    • The number of hours of sunshine is very high and you can therefore benefit from climatic conditions with also the proximity of the Mediterranean Sea
    • The applicant’s request may be extended to the spouse, children, and ancestors, which will allow the whole family to have Maltese nationality and benefit from all the aforementioned advantages.

    Obtaining Maltese nationality and therefore the European passport opens the door to Europe. You will be able to benefit from all the advantages granted to European residents: freedom of movement in the European Union and ease of travel to travel abroad in more than 160 countries. In addition, you will benefit from an ideal living environment in Malta, with its sun and its magnificent beaches on the shores of the Mediterranean.

    What more could you dream of to be happy!

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    CAPITAL

    CAPITAL

    Valletta

    LANGUAGE

    LANGUAGE

    Maltese and English

    TOTAL AREA

    TOTAL AREA

    316 km2

    POPULATION

    POPULATION

    460,297

    GOVERNMENT

    GOVERNMENT

    Democratic Republic with unicameral House of Representatives

    CURRENCY

    CURRENCY

    Euro (€)

    INVESTMENT SCHEME

    Malta’s Individual Investor Program (MIIP) requires making the following investments:

    Contribution to National Development and Social Fund of €700,000 for the main applicant.

    Contribution for spouse and minor children €50,000 each.

    Contribution for dependent children 18 to 26 years or dependent parents above 55 years: €50,000 each.

     

    Due Diligence fees:
    For main applicant: €15,000
    For spouses, adult children and parents: €10,000
    For children between 13 and 18 years of age €10,000 each

     

    The applicant must retain a residence Malta for the period of 5 years, whether by purchasing a real estate property for the minimum value of €740,000 or by leasing a property starting at €16,000

     

    A donation of at least €10,000 to a registered sport, cultural, scientific, philanthropic, animal welfare, or artistic non-governmental organization or society, as approved by the Community Malta Agency.

     

     

    Benefits of Malta Citizenship


    • Advantageous tax system for individuals planning on residing in Malta.
    • Special tax concessions to non-domiciled owners.
    • Great business hub centrally located in taxation treaties with over 50 countries.
    • Official languages English and Maltese; commercial and business relationships are often carried out in English.
    • Access to free EU education and healthcare.
    • Visa free travel to over 185 countries; including U.K., Schengen area and Canada.
    • No need to renounce current citizenship.
    • Stable and safe country.
    • It is a lifetime citizenship that can be passed onto generations.

    QUALIFICATIONS


    • Open to all nationalities except for: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, and the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea. Any persons with bank accounts, business and links to these countries are not subject to citizenship.
    • An investor should make the appropriate investment in Real Estate (whether purchase or rent), government bonds and donations.
    • Children aged 26 and under are allowed to apply with the main applicant.
    • Dependent parent aged 55 and older are allowed to apply with the main applicant.
    • All applicants must pass a strict due diligence, with only highly respectable clients admitted to the program.

    LEGAL BASIS


    The Malta Individual Investor Programme (MIIP) allows for the granting of citizenship by a certificate of naturalization. The Maltese Citizenship Act, Chap 188 of the Laws of Malta and Legal Notice 47 of 2014. Article 10(9b) of the Maltese Citizenship Act states that the Minister for Justice and Home Affairs may grant a certificate of naturalization as a citizen of Malta to any person who is an applicant, or is a spouse, or an eligible dependent of such applicant, under the Individual Investor Programme of the Republic of Malta. Legal notice 47 of 2014 is also referred to as the Individual Investor Programme Regulations.

    VISA FREE TRAVEL


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    EUROPE

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    Timeline and Procedure

    The Malta Citizenship can be obtained in 6 to 8 months.

    Week 1 -3
    Step 1
    Bluemina does a preliminary check. A scanned passport copy is sent to the legal team in Malta for pre-approval. File preparation begins and the required documents are collected. Advisory fees and application fees are paid. A visit to Malta will be required, where applicant will sign documents in front of the Maltese Consul. Residency Card will be issued.
    Month 2-4
    Step 2
    Bluemina will prepare the full citizenship application. Bluemina’s Real Estate agents in Malta can assist with property purchase/rental and prepare all supporting documents for the citizenship application.
    Step 3
    Due diligence process will be made and decision to grant citizenship will also be made.
    Month 4-8
    Step 4
    Applicant will obtain approval in principal letter issued by the Government.
    Step 5
    The applicant will transfer balance on contribution. And property purchase contract(purchase or leasing) must be shown
    Step 6
    The applicant with family will visit Malta to swear Oath and do biometrics for passports.
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