• Cyprus Citizenship for Foreign Investors!

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    REASONS TO APPLY FOR CYPRUS CITIZENSHIP

    • Visa-free travel to 157 countries worldwide, including all European Union countries, Australia and Canada. Reside and work within the EU
    • Both Parents of the Applicant and his/her spouse  can obtain Cyprus citizenship i.e spouse of applicant, children aged under 18 years, and adult dependent children (aged over 18 years and up to 28 years)
    • The applicant’s parents are also entitled to apply for Cyprus Citizenship by exception provided that they own a lifetime residence of at least € 500.000 (excluding VAT)
    •  Free Movement of goods, services and Capital - Transfer any amount of money from any EU Member State to another, purchase of property in any EU Member State of choice and invest in any activities
    • Express procedure – 3 months for approval
    • No requirement to reside in Cyprus either before, during or after the approval of the citizenship application
    • Dual citizenship permitted. 
    • No language requirements
    • The citizenship is for a life

    INVESTMENTS IN ONE OF THE FOLLOWING WAYS:

    • Residential property
    • Commercial property
    • Alternative Investment Funds
    • Financial assets of Cypriot companies
    • Participation in Cypriot business with main office located in Cyprus
    • Combination of all the above

     

    REQUIREMENTS FOR INVESTORS

    • The minimum investment amount is € 2 million (+ VAT if applicable)
    • The investors must own a permanent residence in Cyprus of minimum € 500.000. The residence from the date of Naturalisation must be kept for life
    • Keeping investments for a period of minimum 5 years. In case of purchase of immovable property under construction, the 5 year period will start to count from the date of issuance of the planning permit
    • Clean criminal record for all adult applicants  from the country of origin and the country of current permanent residence, if they differ.
    • Donation of €200 000 into Government controlled funds for the support of the local economy.

    INFORMATION TO HAVE IN MIND

    • The review process by the Government Authorities is six to eight months
    • Applicant does not become a tax resident in Cyprus, unless he/she spends more than 183 days in any one calendar year
    • The approval of Citizenship under the relevant decision is granted by the Cyprus Council of Ministers
    • The Citizenship is valid for life