Portugal residency

Portugal Residence Permit

Easy Route to European Citizenship

PROPERTY:
from €280,000

INVESTMENT FUND:
from €350,000

CAPITAL TRANSFER:
from €280,000

TIME:
6 - 8 Months

Portugal Golden Visa

Only this year

Portugal residency will be more expensive in 2022

Route to Portugal citizenship

After 5 years of legal residency in Portugal, you may apply for Portuguese passport.

Full Online Application

Start the whole process from your home. We do everything online, you have to visit Porugal after the approval only.

Whole Family

Your children (no age limit) can also be included. Your parents and your spouse's parents are also eligible.

Free travel in Europe

Portugal is part of the Schengen zone, allowing you to travel freely throughout Europe without the need for a Schengen visa. Plus Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, and Romania are also available.

Portugal residency

How to get a Portugal Golden Visa

We help you to find the best option in Portugal

What are the Requirements

of getting a Portuguese temporary residence permit?

Portugal Golden Visa
Main Applicant
  • Clean criminal record
  • Enough money to invest
  • Spend at least 7 days in a year in Portugal
Spouse
  • Marriage certificate
  • or common-law spouse certificate
Minor Children
  • Dependent children below the age of 18
Adult Children
  • Attend a school
  • Dependent and not married
Parents
  • Parents over 65
  • Parents of the spouse over 65

How It Works?

Portugal Golden Visa Application Process

MONTH 1

Investment (full remote and online)
Select your porperty
Engagement, bank account opening
Sign all purchase contracts

MONTH 2-3

Finalise Payments
Transfer of investment funds & applicable fees
Collect all documents required

MONTH 2-9

Government Processing Time
The Portuguese Immigration and Borders Service (SEF) processes and reviews the application

MONTH 8-9

ISSUE OF GOLDEN VISA
Visit Portugal, take biometrics and pick up your residence card

YEAR 5

PORTUGAL PR OR PASSPORT
You can apply for permanent residency or citizenship following 5 years of Portuguese residency.

Portugal Residency

Portugal Citizenship

How to get Portugal Passport?

Portuguese passport

After the fifth year of having residency in Portugal, you can apply for permanent residency or citizenship. If you don’t want to apply for either, you can continue renewing your Golden Visa every three years.

Once you become a Portuguese citizen, you can live and work anywhere in the European Union and get the world’s 4th best passport. That means you can live in Germany or in the Netherlands if you prefer.

Portugal allows dual nationality. So you can keep your original citizenship. However, you must check that your country also permits dual citizenship.

  • Where is Portugal?

    Portugal is located on the Iberian Peninsula, in the southwest corner of Europe. It is bordered by Spain on the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean on the west and south.

  • Why Portugal?

    Portugal is a safe place to live and offers a European standard of living, including high standards of education and healthcare. Being a Mediterranean country, Portugal boasts of a rich and diverse culture as well as a Mediterranean climate.

    See why Portugal is one of the best places to live
  • Is this a good investment?

    In the third quarter of 2018, the total housing transactions reached almost 46,000, with an 18.4% increase from the previous year. Additionally, there are no signs of a bubble and the prices still cheaper than most European capital cities. The prestigious agency Moody’s – Investor Service – predicted a 7–8% growth for 2019 and 2020.

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