Cyprus Investment Programme

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The 'Cyprus Investment Programme' grants citizenship through naturalisation to non-Cypriot investors. Citizenship is granted on the basis of Section 111A(2) of the Civil Registry Laws of 2002-2013. Through this scheme, non-EU and non-EEA nationals of good standing may, along with their family members receive Cypriot citizenship by making an approved investment for a period of at least three years.
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Applicants may choose one of the following investments:
  • Donation of at least €75,000 in the Cyprus Research and Innovation foundation.
  • Donation of at least €75,000 in the Cyprus Land Development Corporation.
  • Invest a minimum amount of €2,0 million for the purchase or construction of residential or commercial developments.
  • Invest a minimum amount of €2,0 million for the purchase or participation in companies or organizations established and operating in the Republic of Cyprus.
  • Invest a minimum amount of €2,0 million in Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) or Registered Alternative InvestmentFunds (RAIF)
  • The applicant may decide to invest in a combination of the above investments which amount to not less than €2,0 million.
The applicant must also own a residential property of not less than €500,000.


Investors must meet the following criteria:
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over 18 years old
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No criminal record
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Invest in a qualifying investment
Be a resident of Cyprus for 6 months
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Own a private residence in Cyprus, worth at least €500,000

Why Choose Cyprus Investment Programme?

  • Cyprus is a member of the European Union. Applicants and their dependants are free to relocate, work, study and conduct business in the EU and EEA.
  • Visa free travel and visa upon arrival to 172 jurisdictions.
  • Dual citizenship recognized.
  • Fast application process.