Malta

Permanent Residence Program (MPRP)

The successor scheme to Malta’s erstwhile MRVP, the MPRP gives investors permanent residency in an EU country immediately upon approval, as well as a clear path to EU citizenship in five years provided the applicant physically resides in Malta.

The program prescribes a number of different contribution types, all of which are mandatory.

This program page is sponsored by Latitude

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Program at a glance

Program TypeGolden Visa Program
Time to citizenship5 years
Time to permanent residency6-8 months
Minimum investmentEUR 150,000 (minimum outlay, including lease)
Physical presence requirementNone
Application processing time6-8 months
Citizenship grants visa-free travel to179 destinations, including Schengen countries and the United States
Contribution types availableDonation, Property Investment

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