Obtain a permanent Malta residency permit through secure-government backed investment and enjoy visa free travel within the Schengen area with your EU residence card.

Residency of Malta in 4 – 6 months

Visa-free travel to all Schengen area countries, and Switzerland

No minimum residency requirement

Low tax regime

Malta Residency Program

With the increasingly unstable geopolitical climate globally, an increasing number of individuals are seeking European citizenship as a way to access a stable political, economic, and social climate.

However, increasingly strict immigration laws and long procedures often hinder the way to opportunities in Europe. At Terranova Global, we offer you a simple and red-tape free European residency option: The Malta residency by investment program

The program is a fast and efficient way for foreign investors from non-EU countries to obtain a valid European residence permit. In addition to allowing the investor and their family to live in Malta, the permit also allows visa free travel to all Schengen Area countries including Switzerland.

To be eligible for the Maltese Residency Program, you will need to have

  • Valid Health insurance
  • Annual income greater than €100,000 or capital of not less than €500,000.

In addition, you will be required to make the following payments:

  • € 250,000 investment in government bonds for a minimum period of five years
  • € 30,000 contribution fee to the Maltese Government
  • € 270,000 property purchase in Gozo or in the south of Malta or € 320,000 property purchase in Malta
  • Property lease of EUR 10,000 per annum in Gozo or in the south of Malta or a property lease of EUR 12,000 per annum in Malta

Family members including spouse, dependent children, unmarried children between the ages of 18 and 26, as well as dependent parents above 55 years of age can be included in your application.

EU Residency and a World of Visa Free Access

By participating in the Malta residency program, you and your family will be granted the right to reside indefinitely in Malta.

A few of the privileges you will granted as a resident include:

  • No minimum residence requirement
  • Visa-free travel to the entire EU and Schengen Area
  • Right to apply for a work permit with a subsidiary application, which allow access to Maltese public services including healthcare and education
  • Taxes applicable only on Maltese source income and remitted income

The state of Malta consists of a group of islands located in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.

Malta is a parliamentary republic with a stable political environment, a strong economy, and a warm Mediterranean climate with an enviable 300 days of annual sunshine. The country has been a member of the European Union since 2014 and a member of the Schengen area since 2017.

Malta boasts high levels of safety and security, and is ranked as the world’s second safest country by the World Risk Report. Citizens of Malta enjoy a clean environment and a highly developed infrastructure that includes excellent education, and a healthcare system ranked as one of the world’s best by the World Health Organization.

The robust Maltese economy boasts one of the lowest unemployment rates in Europe, and since 2015, Malta holds an “A” credit rating from Fitch.

With these attractive credentials, Malta is increasingly identified as one of the top three financial centers worldwide, and is today ranked as a highly attractive countries for financial center relocation.

Access all the benefits of an EUR Residency. Start your new life in Malta today.

At Terranova Global

We offer dedicated advisory services to understand your unique needs, and the expertise and reach to deliver them effectively.

Global expertise, local knowledge

Our global reach includes an office in Malta, on the ground support that means we harness the best network of professional services and local partners to cater to your needs.

Comprehensive regulatory support

We will assist you throughout the Individual investor process, from  due diligence to regulatory requirements, and guides you through property purchase or rental documentation for the Residency application.

Through our concession agreement with Identity Malta, they will execute functions and duties of the Public administration relating to passports, identity documents, and residence permits.

Lucrative investment opportunities

Our investment specialists will guide you through the  opportunities best suited to your needs, and present feasibility studies of real estate options.

4 months to your Maltese residency

The entire process of Maltese citizenship by investment will take approximately 4 months, from the  initial government pre-approval to the delivery of your residency cards


  • We apply for initial due diligence for government pre-approval,
  • Once approved, we prepare the contract for consulting.
  • We formally submit the application, an advance payment of legal consultancy, plus a fee of €5,500 to Identity Malta
  • On receipt of the application, Identity Malta sends a letter of approval, with which the Investor visit is organized

On arrival in Malta

  • Remaining legal consultancy fee and payment of €24,500 is paid  to Identity Malta
  • We organize lease, purchase of property or purchase of funds, handle all banking transactions and arrange for your health insurance.

Delivery of residency cards

  • Within 4 months indefinite residency certificate and cards will be delivered to you.