Invest - Europe

Europe Investment Immigration

Europe’s many countries are offering resident permits and citizenship in return for investments made in these countries. Most of these countries are part of the European Union who co-operates with each other in terms of doing business and sharing space for market development. Europe, for long, has been having a dominant role in developing industries and manufacturing sectors. The infrastructure both for conducting business and basic living are one of its kind in Europe.

There are several countries in Europe now offering golden investor visas that result in residency and potential citizenship of the EU.

There are substantial differences between each country, and there are often changes to each individual program. We can only cover the basics of each program here, and it is essential for investors and applicants to seek professional one to one advice for their circumstances before embarking on a course of action. Please contact us directly for this.

Features of a European Visa

  • Option to become a permanent resident within three months
  • Visit requirements vary with countries
  • No language requirements
  • Current nationality can be maintained
  • Low tax rates and free trade within the EU
  • Unrestricted right to live, work and study in Europe
  • Can own land in an EU member state

Eligibility Criteria

For applying for a business visa, each country has its own set of requirements. The basic eligibility for applying for the visa is:

  • Applicant must have a valid passport
  • Proof of source and origin of the declared funds for investment
  • Applicant must have no criminal history
  • Applicant should not be on the list of persons whose property is ordered to be frozen within the boundaries of the EU
  • Applicant must have a valid passport with at least two blank pages

Documents required for applying for a business visa to Europe

  • Duly completed and signed application form
  • One recent passport-sized photo to be attached
  • Copies of previous visas, valid for at least three months prior to departure
  • Passport with at least two blank pages
  • Copy of the reservation of the return ticket for the intended traveling time
  • The travel medical insurance policy is to be secured
  • Cover letter for explaining the purpose of visit
  • Proof of financial stability
  • A short profile of the applicants working place
  • Memorandum and Article of Association in the original certified copy
  • Current bank statements
  • The invitation letter from the partner company in Europe (if applicable)