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The Residency Malta Agency (RMA) refers to the Malta Permanent Residence Programme (MPRP) as a straightforward residence by investment programme based on investments in property and government contributions. With the promise of a 4 to 6-month processing time from the submission of a complete and correct application, the MPRP offers much value to clients wishing to make Malta their home away from home.
As Community Malta Agency (Agenzija Komunita Malta) licensed Agent AKM-BALD-21, Dr Russell Attard Baldacchino may directly assist with the correct preparation and submission of applications to the Residency Malta Agency (RMA).Residence By Investment
The benefits of the Malta Permanent Residence Programme include:
the right to settle, stay and reside permanently in Malta;
enjoy Visa-free travel across Schengen, 90 out of 180 days;
penetrate Malta’s affordable real estate market;
may include up to 4 generations in an application
To be eligible for the MPRP, applicants should:
be third-country nationals, non-EEA and non-Swiss;
not hail from sanctioned countries, as announced from time to time by the Agency;
not benefit under other pertinent regulations and schemes;
be in receipt of stable and regular financial resources, sufficient to maintain themselves and their dependants, without recourse to the social assistance system of Malta;
show they have capital assets of not less than €500,000, out of which a minimum of €150,000 must be financial assets;
be fit-and-proper individuals and have a clean criminal record;
not pose any potential threat to the national security, public policy, public health, or public interest.
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In order to apply for the Malta Permanent Residence Programme (MPRP) applicants must:
Submit an application via a Licensed Agent, such as Dr Russell Attard Baldacchino;
Pay a non-refundable administrative fee of €40,000.
Rent a property for a minimum of €10,000 in the South of Malta/Gozo or €12,000 in the rest of Malta; OR
Purchase a property for a minimum value of €300,000 in the South of Malta/Gozo or €350,000 in the rest of Malta.
The title of purchase or lease over the qualifying property must be held for a minimum period of 5 years.
€28,000 if purchasing a property; OR
€58,000 if leasing or renting a property;
Pay an additional €7,500 for each additional adult dependant (except for the spouse).
Make a donation of €2,000 to a local philanthropic, cultural, scientific, artistic, sport or animal welfare NGO registered with the Commissioner of Voluntary Organisations;
Be in possession of a valid travel document.
Take out a sickness insurance policy of cover all risks across Malta;
Take out travel insurance when traveling across Schengen.
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Key Q&A Highlights from the MPRP Regulations
What does the MPRP Grant?
Successful applicants under the MPRP shall be issued a Certificate of Maltese Residence, which entitles the beneficiary and their dependants to reside, settle or stray indefinitely in Malta.
Do applicants have to use a licensed agent?
Individuals who wish to submit an MPRP application must do so with the assistance of a Malta-licensed Agent, such as Dr Russell Attard Baldacchino (AKM-BALD-21).
Who can apply as the main applicant under the MPRP?
In order to apply, the main applicant must be at least 18 years of age and be in possession of a minimum of €500,000 worth of assets, out of which €150,000 must be in the form of financial assets. This minimum capital must be maintained during the first 5 years after the date of the Certificate of Maltese Residence.
The main applicant must also be in receipt of stable and regular resources which are sufficient to maintain himself and his Malta Citizenship dependants without recourse to the social assistance system of Malta.
Who can the main applicant include as dependants?
The MPRP allows the main applicant to include the following dependants:
- Spouse or other relationship having the same or similar status to marriage;
- Children, including adopted children, under the age of 18;
iii. Children, including adopted children, over the age of 18 who are unmarried and principally dependent on the main applicant.
- Parents or grandparents who are principally dependent on the main applicant.
- Children who have been certified as having a disability.
Are there any other qualifications for the main applicant?
Applicants must be third-country nationals, non-EEA and non-Swiss, who do not benefit under other pertinent regulations and schemes. Licensed Agent AKM-BALD-22