The Malta Individual Investor Program (MIIP) is designed for ultra-high-net-worth individuals. It offers citizenship within an EU member state. Citizenship here is stable, neutral and highly respected, with an efficient application process. Malta also boasts the world’s strictest due diligence standards, thus ensuring only highly respectable individuals are accepted onto its immigration programs.
The first EU-approved citizenship program in Malta allows applicants a direct route to obtaining one of the most respected European passports in the world. Live, work and study anywhere in the EU, with extensive benefits to visa-free travel in over 182 countries worldwide. Including those in the EU, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States of America.
Individual investors must make a minimum contribution of 650 000 EUR (715 000 USD) to the national development fund set up by the government; invest 150 000 EUR (165 000 USD) in government-approved financial instruments, and commit to a residence in Malta, either by rent or purchase, for a minimum of 5 years. The property value for purchased real estate needs to be a minimum of 350 000 EUR (385 000 USD). For rental, it is a commitment of 16 000 EUR (17 500 USD). Each family member must also contribute to the development fund, to the sum of 25 000 EUR (27 500 USD).