General program requirements
Investment options for the Portugal Golden Visa include:
€500,000 for the acquisition of units of investment funds or venture capital funds of companies incorporated under the Portuguese law.
€500,000 (or €400,000) for research activities of public or private entities that are part of the national scientific and technological system.
€250,000 (or €200,000*) in support of artistic production or in the recovery or maintenance of national cultural heritage.
Creation of at least 10 (or 8*) new jobs
€500,000 for the incorporation or increase of the share capital of a company that is registered in Portugal, creating or maintaining a minimum of five permanent jobs for a period of three years.
*The threshold is reduced by 20% should the funds be committed to a low population density area, defined as less than 100 inhabitants per km² or with a GDP per capita below 75% of the national average.