Irish Immigrant Investor Program

The Irish Immigrant Investor Program grants European Residency within 6 months and offers a pathway to European Citizenship after 5 years. Investing is straightforward and the tax system favors entrepreneurial business owners.

The Irish Residency by Investment program offers outstanding health and lifestyle benefits for investors and their families. Irish universities are renowned for research, particularly in mathematics and chemistry where they are among the best in the world. State of the art healthcare and a rich culture make Ireland a great choice for EU Residency.

Once European Citizenship is granted, citizens enjoy visa-free access to 185 countries and the right to live, work and study in any EU country.

Having the fastest growing economy in the Eurozone, Ireland has been named the best country in the world for attracting high-value Foreign Direct Investment for six years in a row.

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  • Visa-free travel to 185 countries once citizenship is granted.
  • Residency requirement is only one (1) day of physical presence per year.
  • Applicants are not required to learn English.
  • European Citizenship awarded after 5 years.
  • Applicant approval is issued prior to your investment.

Irish Immigrant Investor Program Process Overview

The Irish Residency by investment process will take between three to four months. Upon approval, applicants must make the investment* within 90 days of the date of the approval letter. Our team in Ireland will provide you with outstanding professional support.

*Note that with the Irish Residency program, you do not need to make your investment until after your application is approved.

To be eligible to apply, the Principal Applicant must: Be at least 18 years old; Be of good character; Invest a minimum of €500 000; Prove a minimum net worth of €2 million.

Donation

A minimum endowment of €500,000 in a project of public benefit in the arts, sports, health, cultural or educational field.

Business Investment

A minimum investment of €1 million in either a single Irish enterprise or spread over a number of enterprises, for a minimum of 3 years.

Real Estate Investment

A minimum investment of €2 million in any Irish REIT that is listed on the Irish Stock Exchange, committed for a minimum of 3 years.

Fund

A minimum investment of €1 million in an Approved Investment Fund, committed for a minimum of 3 years.

The Irish Immigrant Investor Program requires that the client fund all of the €500,000 – €2 Million from the applicants own resources and not financed through a loan or other such facility, this amount must be committed for a minimum of three years. Applicants must have a minimum net worth of €2 million.

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Irish Immigrant Investor Program

The Irish Immigrant Investor Program guidelines are available for download here.

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