Fast track procedure: the time frame for the application and approval is just three months
Full EU citizenship is obtained, with the right to freely reside, work, study and have a business in any of the EU-member states, as well as in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Iceland
Dual citizenship is permitted in Cyprus
No stay requirement to reside in Cyprus after obtaining the Cypriot citizenship
Visa-free travel to over 150 countries worldwide
Eligibility for application is passed on to the investor’s spouse, children (dependants up to the age of 28) and their descendants
No language proficiency requirements
The minimum investment has been reduced from €5 million to €2.5 million*.
* A minimum investment of only €2 million is acceptable provided that the investment is only made in residential property, of which one property must be worth not less than €500,000 and must be the investor’s private residence.
The applicant’s parents are also eligible to apply for citizenship, by investing an additional €500,000 in a permanent residential property.
The amount that can be invested in Government Bonds is now capped at €500,000
A combination of different economic criteria is available: the total investment should be €2.5 million (Property of €500,000 + other investments in Cyprus of €2 million)
Application/Submission Fee €2,000
Issuance of Naturalization Certificates €5,000
Additional costs apply for dependants and family members and vary with the age of a person. Аn additional agent fee applies. Please contact us for a detailed quote and our fees.
You will find more information on the official website of the Ministry of Interior of Cyprus
Cyprus is an appealing European country located in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The Cypriot Government has established a number of incentives to attract foreign direct investment into the country. One of these is a citizenship-by-investment programme that grants full Cypriot citizenship to those that invest more than EUR 2.5 million and who meet certain other requirements. Successful applicants gain the right to live, work and study in all 28 EU member countries.