Key Points

  • Individual Investor Program (IIP) was designed and implemented by the Maltese Government in 2014.
  • The right to live, work and study in any of the 28 EU countries and Switzerland
  • Travel visa-free to 166 countries, including the EU and Canada
  • World’s strictest due diligence standards and vetting of applicants, thus ensuring only highly respectable applicants will be admitted
  • Citizenship of a well-respected EU country
  • Reasonable contribution and efficient application process
  • Malta is an attractive place to live or to own a second home and is strategically located with excellent air links
  • No requirement to permanently reside in Malta
  • Full citizenship with passport is granted to the applicant and family, and is irrevocable for life
  • Dual citizenship permitted: no requirement for applicants to relinquish home country citizenship status

What Our Experts Say

The Malta Individual Investor Program is the newest addition to the global citizenship by investment portfolio and offers investors the opportunity to gain Maltese, and therefore European Union (EU), citizenship. The Malta IIP is aimed at ultra-high net worth individuals and families worldwide. It offers citizenship in a EU Member State that is stable, neutral and highly respected.

If you are looking for a European passport, in the shortest amount of time possible, with no residence requirements, then the highly regarded Malta Individual Investor Program is for you. The investment is at the top end of the scale in relation to the other active programmes, but is certainly rewarding.