RESIDENCIES

Country Program type Time to permanent residency Time to citizenship Best For Investment Type Investment Amount Minimal annual income Taxes
Australia Business Talent Programme permanent residency - 4 entrepreneur entrepreneurship - - 47%
Australia Business Talent Programme permanent residency - 4 entrepreneur entrepreneurship A$1,000,000 - 47%
Bulgaria Immigrant Investor Program citizenshippermanent residency - 2 investor bondsactive business investmentshares лв1,000,000 - 10%
Brazil Permanent visa (VIPER) permanent residency - 4 investorentrepreneur entrepreneurshipreal estatebusiness R$500,000 - 27.5%
Brazil Permanent visa (VIPER) permanent residency - 4 retired proof of incomepension - R$72,000 27.5%
Bahamas Immigrant Investor Program permanent residency - 10 investor real estate B$500,000 - 0%
Canada Startup Visa Program permanent residency - 5 entrepreneur entrepreneurship - C$12,300 54%
Canada Prince Edward Island Program (PEI) permanent residency - 5 entrepreneur entrepreneurship C$200,000 - 51.4%
Canada Quebec Business People permanent residency - 5 investor trust C$800,000 - 53.7%
Cyprus Permanent Residency (Fast-track option) permanent residency - 7 investor real estatebank depositproof of income €330,000 €30,000 35%
Cyprus Permanent Residency (Normal-track option) permanent residency 1 8 investor real estateproof of income €150,000 €10,000 35%
Dominican Republic Residency by investment permanent residency - 2 investor passive income - $24,000 25%
Dominican Republic Residency by investment permanent residency - 2 retired pension - $18,000 25%
Dominican Republic Residency by investment permanent residency - 2 investor securitiesactive business investmentbondsfixed bank depositreal estateinvestment fund $200,000 - 25%
Georgia Investment residence permit permanent residency - 5 investor real estateinvestment fundsecuritiesintellectual property ₾300,000 - 20%
Greece Permanent residence permit for investors permanent residency - - investor real estate €250,000 - 45%
Malta Residence & Visa Programme permanent residency - 5 investor bondsreal estateproof of incomedonationproof of net wealth €250,000 €100,000 30%
Mexico Permanent resident visa permanent residency - 5 retired pensionproof of net wealth - $26,400 35%
New Zealand Investor Resident Visa permanent residency - 5 investor bondsprivate equitysecuritiesreal estateinvestment funddonation NZ$3,000,000 - 33%
New Zealand Investor Plus Visa permanent residency - 5 investor bondsprivate equitysecuritiesreal estateinvestment funddonation NZ$10,000,000 - 33%
Panama Friendly Nations Visa permanent residency - 5 entrepreneur entrepreneurship $5,000 - 25%
Panama Pensioner Visa (Pensionado) permanent residency - - retired pensionreal estate - $12,000 25%
Peru Person of independent means visa (Rentista) permanent residency - 2 person of independent meansretired proof of incomepensionpassive income - $12,000 30%
Philippines Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV) permanent residency - 10 retiredanyone bank deposit $20,000 - 32%
Philippines Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV) permanent residency - 10 retiredanyone bank depositpensionreal estate $10,000 $9,600 32%
Philippines Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV) permanent residency - 10 retiredanyone bank depositpension $10,000 $18,000 32%
Paraguay Permanent residence permit permanent residency - 3 anyone bank depositreal estateentrepreneurship ₲24,554,600 - 10%
Singapore Global Investor Program (GIP) permanent residency - 2 investorentrepreneur active business investmententrepreneurship S$2,500,000 - 22%
Singapore Global Investor Program (GIP) permanent residency - 2 investor investment fund S$2,500,000 - 22%