Portugal Residency by Investment

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Obtain an EU residency for the entire family through the Portuguese Golden Residence Permit Program.

Your fast-track route to live, work and study in Portugal with further citizenship eligibility after 5 years.

  • Contents
  • Intro
  • Program Benefits
  • Book A Free Consulation
  • Investment Options
  • Residency Acquisition Process


Portugal Program Benefits

One of the most successful immigration programs in Europe, the Golden Residence Permit Program in Portugal, grants the right to live, work and study in the country, with visa-free access within the Schengen zone. The program provides a wide range of investment options, such as purchase of real estate for a minimum value of €280,000 – €500,000, depending on when it was built and the location (if it is within low GDP or low populated density areas). In addition to real estate, alternative investment options are available under the program, such as capital investment of €1,000,000 or creation of at least 10 jobs.

EU Residency

Estimated government approval in 90 days.

Entire Family are Eligible

Spouses, dependent children and parents.

Visa-free travel

Within Schengen Zone for 90 days within any six-month period.

EU Permanent Residency & Citizenship

Apply for citizenship after completing the 5th year.

Low Minimum Stay Requirements

7 days during the 1st yr & 14 days during each subsequent 2yrs of residence.

Attractive Tax Regime

Beneficial tax regime for non-habitual residents (NHR).

Option to Let Your Property

Secure your EU residency with potential returns on your investments.

High Standard of Schooling

Access to many prestigious universities at lower EU tuition fees.

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    Investment Options

    Investments under the Portuguese Golden Residence Permit Program must be maintained for a minimum of 5 years from the date the residence permit is granted. Become a permanent resident of Portugal by choosing one of the following three qualifying investments

    OPTION 1
    Property Acquisition From €280,000
    • А. €500,000 – purchase residential or commercial real estate.
      (€400,000 – reduced rate of 20% applied when purchasing a real estate located in low GDP or low populated density areas).
    • B. €350,000 – purchase residential or commercial real estate over 30 years old requiring renovation. (€280,000 – reduced rate of 20% applied when purchasing a real estate located in low GDP or low populated density)
    OPTION 2
    Real Estate Lease or Timeshare to the Minimum Value of €250,000
    • Create a minimum of 10 new jobs оr
    • Invest a minimum of €350,000 in business and create a minimum of 5 permanent jobs.
    OPTION 3
    Capital Transfer From €1,000,000

    Applicants are required to make a capital investment into a Portuguese bank account or specifically approved investment options.

    Portuguese Residency Acquisition Process

    We Global focus is to provide a hassle-free and seamless service assisting you with a residency application. We will hand-hold you through every step of the EU residency acquisition process with due diligence and care, ensuring that your application is submitted correctly and followed up to application approval.

    Talk to We Global Immigration Advisers

    Prepare Documents

    Complete the Investment

    Book a Biometrics Appointment

    Submit Residency Application

    Receive a Residency Permit