General program requirements
The following application requirements must be met to qualify for the program:
The investor must hold €150,000 in liquid financial assets and be in possession of total assets worth no less than €500,000.
Applicants must either purchase or rent a home in Malta.
If purchasing, the minimum price is €350,000 or €300,000 if in South Malta or on Gozo
If leasing, the minimum price is €12,000 per annum or €10,000 per annum in South Malta or Gozo.
Applicants must make a €28,000 contribution to the Maltese economy if the residential property is purchased, or €58,000 if the property is leased.
Applicants must further make a €2,000 donation to a non-governmental organization and pay a €40,000 non-refundable administration fee.
Due diligence fees amount to €7,500 for each dependent over 18 years old except the applicant’s spouse.