Citizenship by Investment Program

The world’s most popular direct citizenship program, the Turkey CIP offers a wide variety of investment options, giving investors the freedom to pick among several asset classes.

More than 13,000 investors and their families have obtained Turkish citizenship through the program since it lowered its minimum investment requirements in 2018. 

This Program Page is sponsored by CIP Turkey, the trusted specialist in Turkish citizenship by investment.


Program at a glance

Program TypeDirect Citizenship Program
Time to citizenship3-6 months
Time to permanent residency3-6 months
Minimum investmentUS$ 400,000
Physical presence requirementNone
Application processing time3-6 months (2-month fast-track available)
Grants visa-free travel to110 destinations
Contribution types availableProperty Investment, Bank Deposit, Business Investment,
Bond Investment, Public Shares Investment, Fund Investment

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