Cyprus Investment Residency Investment Criteria
The applicant must invest at least €300,000 in one of the following investment Options:
OPTION A - Investment in a house/apartment
Purchase of a house or apartment from a development company, which should concern a first sale of at least €300,000 (plus VAT).
OPTION B - Investment in real estate (excl. house/apartment)
Purchase of other types of real estate such as offices, shops, hotels or related estate developments or a combination of these with a total value of €300,000. The purchase of interest can be the result of a resale.
OPTION C - Investment in share capital of a Cyprus Company, with business activities and personnel in the Republic
Investment worth €300,000 in the share capital of a company registered in the Republic of Cyprus, based and operating in the Republic of Cyprus and having a proven physical presence in Cyprus and employing at least five (5) people.
OPTION D - Investment in units of Cyprus Investment Organization of Collective Investments (AIF, AIFLNP, RAIF)
Investment worth €300,000 in units of Cyprus Investment Organization Collective Investments.
The applicant should, in addition to the investment Criteria above, be able to prove that he has at his disposal a secure annual income of at least €30,000. This annual income increases by €5,000 for each dependent family member and €8,000 for each dependent parent (of the applicant and/or his spouse).
An Immigration Permit may also be granted to children of the applicant over the age of 18, who are not financially dependent on the applicant, on an additional investment of €300,000 for each not dependent child. Furthermore, each adult child will be able to prove that they have at their disposal a secured annual income of at least €30,000, which will increase by €5,000 for each dependent person.