Cyprus Investment
Scheme

BECOME AN EU CITIZEN IN JUST

6 MONTHS


MINIMUM INVESTMENT
€2 MLN (in residential real estate or €2.5 mln. in combination of other investments)

INVESTMENTS TO BE KEPT FOR ONLY

3 YEARS


VISA FREE TRAVEL TO

159 COUNTRIES

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Program Benefits



Cyprus Citizenship by investment offers the quickest route to EU Citizenship. Applicants can acquire an EU passport in only 6 months from application submission. It is a simple, straightforward process, with the permanent residency permit being issued in only 7 days.


Astons can assist clients from application submission process, through to issuance of naturalisation certificates and Cyprus IDs and hand holds clients throughout the whole process.

  • THE FASTEST ROUTE TO EU CITIZENSHIP

    Passport granted in only 6 months

  • VISA FREE TRAVEL

    to 159 countries including 28 EU countries including Switzerland, Liechtenstein &
    Canada

  • NO GOVERMENT DONATION

    Strictly Investment only for 3 year period

  • ENTIRE FAMILY ARE ELIGIBLE

    including spouse, adult dependants and parents

  • ATTRACTIVE TAX REGIME

    with zero tax for Non Domiciled Individuals

  • NO PHYSICAL RESIDENCY

    prior or after citizenship is granted (other than 1 day to provide biometrics)

  • NO DISCLOSURE

    of source of wealth, no medical or language tests required

  • EU FREEDOMS

    Movement of People, Services, Goods & Capital

  • DUAL CITIZENSHIP

    Cyprus allows for dual citizenship

  • VALID FOR LIFE

    Transferable to descendants

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Invest a minimum of € 2,000,000 in residential
real estate or € 2,500,000 a combination of other investments

  1. Инвестиции в недвижимость

    Residential Real Estate Option:

    1. Minimum investment of €1.5 million (exclusive of VAT, if applicable) in residential real estate
    2. Investment to be held for only 3 years
    3. Additional Investment of €500,000 to be held as primary residence, indefinitely
  2. Combination of Investments Option

      This option allows you to invest in any one or any of the below:

    1. Real estate including residential, commercial, infrastructure and land (providing the land has development plan in place).
    2. Creation, participation or acquisition in a Cyprus company, (certain criteria applies).
    3. Cyprus government bonds to a maximum of 500,000 Euro - From €5.5 mln
    4. Cyprus government bonds (to a maximum of €500,000).
    5. Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) or Cyprus entity of financial assets which are CySEC regulated, with activities in Cyprus.
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Eligibility Criteria

The entire family is eligible for the Cyprus Investment Scheme:


  • Main applicant over the age of 18 and spouse i.e. husband and wife

  • Children up to the age of 17

  • Adult children between the ages of 18 to 27, provided they are students working towards either a first university degree, or first graduate degree

  • Parents of the main applicant, provided an additional investment of €500,000 is made in residential property

  • Applicants must have a clean criminal record

  • Applicants must not be on the list of persons whose property has been frozen by the EU

Straightforward & Easy Application Process



Astons aims is to provide a hassle free and seamless service, assisting our clients with their residency and citizenship application and hand holding them through the citizenship process with due diligence and care, ensuring that their application is submitted correctly and following up to application approval. We want to ensure that your EU Passport application is a success and pleasurable experience.

  1. 1. Consultation with an immigration expert of Astons

    Our сitizenship advisor will evaluate your personal circumstances and assist you in selecting investment options most suitable to you, matching the required criteria to ensure successful application.

  2. 4. Request for approval

    We will submit the citizenship application to the Ministry of Interior, for preliminarily approval and file the confirmation and all documentation to the Civil Registry and Migration Department (CRMD).

  3. 2. Preparation of documents

    Our immigration specialists and lawyers will evaluate all documents with due diligence and care and prepare the full documentation required, for application submission.

  4. 5. Receiving the Naturalisation Certificates

    We will liaise with the CRMD upon citizenship approval to arrange for signing of the Certificates of Naturalisation by the applicants, and for delivery of passports and Cyprus Identification cards.

  5. 3. Submission of documents

    We submit the application and all necessary documents to the Government of the Republic of Cyprus

  6. 6. Visiting Cyprus

    Throughout the whole process, you will only visit Cyprus once, in order to provide biometrics. No further visits are necessary during the application proceedure or after citizenship is granted.

Results



In just 6 months, our clients will become European citizens and can enjoy all the freedoms that EU citizenship offers, including visa free travel to 159 countries worldwide.

  • CITIZENSHIP OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

    Enjoy EU Freedoms to live, work, study or travel anywhere in the EU

  • SAFETY FOR YOU & YOUR FAMILY

    With one of the lowest crime rates in the world great for family life, business and retirement

  • HUGE OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESS

    both in the EU and around the world

  • HIGH STANDARD OF LIVING

    Access to good quality healthcare, world best rated English schools & universities, and lower EU fees

  • OPPORTUNITY TO LIVE IN CYPRUS OR IN ANY OTHER EU COUNTRY

    including the UK, Switzerland and 3 countries of the European Economic Area (EEA), Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland

  • PROFITABLE TAXATION

    No Dividend Tax or Inheritance Tax. Over 60 double tax treaties in place, including with Russia and UK

  • Cyprus - a financial centre

    Strategically located across three continents: Africa, Europe and Asia with sophisticated legal system based on UK common law

  • High Quality Lifestyle

    with English & Russian languages widely spoken

  • Over 320 days of sunshine per year

    Cyprus ranked as the sunniest relocation destination in the world

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About Astons

Astons offers an international and personalised service.

Astons is a global immigration advisory firm, specialising in UK immigration law, EU & Caribbean citizenship investor programs, corporate immigration and property search & acquisition to HNWIs, entrepreneurs and their families.

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