Saudi Arabia

Premium Residency Independent Means Visa

This page covers the “Privileged Residency” independent means-based subcategory of Saudi Arabia’s broader Premium Residency Program, which also has qualifying routes for Entrepreneurs and Investors. 

The Saudi Premium Residency program stands out in its region for offering permanent residency under certain circumstances.

With this visa, individuals who pay an annual fee to the government can retain residency in Saudi Arabia. If they pay SAR 800,000, they can receive instant permanent status


Program at a glance

Program TypeIndependent Means Visa
Time to citizenshipN/A
Time to permanent residencyImmediately upon approval (if paying SAR 800,000)
Minimum investmentSAR 100,000
Physical presence requirementNone
Application processing time1 month
Citizenship grants visa-free travel to89 destinations
Contribution types availableDonation

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