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EU CITIZENSHIP in 6 months

Cyprus is one of the few EU countries which provides international investors with a fast-track procedure to obtain Cyprus citizenship in a streamlined manner. To become eligible for the Cyprus passport the main applicant and his/her family is expected to invest € 2,000,000+ in Cyprus, which can be in the form of real estate or a combination of real estate and financial investments in the government fund. The whole procedure takes 6 months from start to finish.

Detailed information on citizenship by investment in Cyprus program

Download a brochure with a detailed information on how to obtain the Cyprus citizenship, including requirements, timeline, and potential properties for investment.

Advantages of Cyprus citizenship

Being members of the European Union, Cyprus citizens can exercise the same rights and freedoms as citizens of other EU countries, including unrestricted movement between 27 EU countries and visa-free travels to other 129 counties.

Both your spouse and all your children under 28 are eligible for Cyprus citizenship.

YOU CHOOSE WHERE TO LIVEAs a citizen of Cyprus you are not required to stay in the country for a specific period of time. You can even decide to live in your home country and yet hold Cyprus passport.

NO GOVERNMENT DONATIONSYou investments will always be paid off, whether in the form of appreciating real estate or as funds return by the government

  • Fast track procedure. It takes 6 months to get your application approved
  • No language requirements
  • Your parents are eligible for citizenship if they own a property valued €500,000+ or own a part of your property with the same value
  • Dual citizenship. You may keep your current nationality
  • Benefit from Cyprus low taxation

Who is eligible?

THE MAIN INVESTORWho is over 18 years old and meets the Application requirements

THE APPLICANT’S SPOUSE AND UNDERAGE CHILDRENYour spouse and children under 18 years old

CHILDREN AGED 18 TO 28Under the condition that they are full-time students and are financially dependant on the main applicant

Conditions for receiving Cyprus citizenship through investment

  • Possess a valid passport
  • Have a clean criminal record
  • Apply for a residence permit along with the application for citizenship. The residence permit is issued immediately
  • Invest €2,000,000+ in the Republic of Cyprus (either in real estate or as a combination of real estate and government bonds investment)
  • Retain possession of the investment real estate at least 3 years after the purchase is made

Are you eligible to apply for Cyprus citizenship?

Investment options

€2,000,000+ in residential real estate or a combination of other investments

  • REAL ESTATEThe applicant may invest in residential real estate, development projects, and commercial properties
  • COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONSThe applicant may invest € 2,000,000+ in companies or organizations established and operating in Cyprus. In case of establishment of a company, it shall employ at least 5 EU citizens.
  • ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT FUNDS AND FINANCIAL ASSETSInvest €2,000,000+ in alternative investment funds, or Cypriot in financial assets of companies, or organizations that have proven physical presence and substantial economic activity in Cyprus and keep that investment for a period of at least 3 years.
  • COMBINATION OF INVESTMENTSA combination of the mentioned above options with a total value of €2,000,000+. This includes purchase of government bonds for a period of at least 3 years with a total value up to €500,000+.

Prices for services to obtain Cyprus citizenship

  • Arranging citizenship for the whole family€35,000 + VAT

All prices are approximate and non-binding

Next step

  • CONSULTATION WITH OUR IMMIGRATION EXPERTSOur experts will assist you with determining your eligibility and selection of the investment options most suitable for you
  • START THE PROCESSWe will help you gather all the required documents and file your application and the supporting documents on your behalf to the governmental institutions
  • RECEIVE YOUR PASSPORTSWe will arrange a pick up of your passports and deliver it to you
  • VISIT THE COUNTRYYou will need to visit the country only once, to provide the biometrics, which are necessary for your documents

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