The Malta Citizenship by Investment for Exceptional Services is available to residents of Australia.

Malta Citizenship by exceptional services by buying home, grants full citizenship for life and can be passed to future generations by descent. Maltese citizens will have full access to Malta investment opportunities and also throughout the EU. Fast Process with Citizenship in 1-3 Years. Government Fast Tracked Schengen Residency (1-3 weeks) until Passport is issued.

What are Malta Citizenship through Investment Requirements for Australia?

Malta Citizenship (Passport) requirement – Australia

  • At least 18 yrs old in Good health
  • Contribution to Malta – €750K (Australian Dollar 1.23 million AUD) after 1 year or €600K (981K AUD) after 3 years residency
  • Dependents – €50K each (82K AUD)
  • Buy a property €700K (1.2 million AUD) Or Rent home €16,000 (25K AUD) per year
  • Philanthropic contribution – €10K (16K AUD)

All conditions above need to be met.

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The Malta Citizenship through Investment Programme is available to Australia citizens. There is growing demand for the Malta Citizenship among Australia nationals.

How long does it take to get Malta Citizenship by investment for Australian citizens?

Maltese Citizenship thru Investment timeline – Australia

For an investor from Australia, the processing time for a Malta Citizenship by Investment is between 8 to 12 months.

  1. Application preparation time – 2 Months
  2. Maltese Counsel Processing time – 4 months
  3. Compliance Time (Buying house & more) – 4 months
  4. Maltese passport is issued

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How much does Malta Citizenship Cost for Australian citizens?

Maltese Citizenship by Investment – Australia

In 2023, the Minimum investment amount for Malta Citizenship (passport) is typically over €850K (Australian Dollar 1.4 million AUD)

  • Contribution to Malta – €750K (1.23 million AUD) after 1 year or €600K (981K AUD) after 3 years residency
  • Dependents – €50K each (82 AUD)
  • Buy Real Estate €700K (1.2 million AUD) Or Rent €16,000 (25K AUD) per year
  • Philanthropic contribution – €10K (16K AUD)

All conditions above need to be met.

Reserve Bank of Australia is the regulatory body that has a framework and monetary policy for moving assets and money outside of Australia.

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What are the benefits of Malta Citizenship for Australian nationals?

  • Fast Process – Citizenship in 1-3 Years
  • Fast Track Schengen – Residency until Passport is issued
  • EU-Approved – EU Freedoms – Schengen
  • 184 Visa-Free Destinations Including US, Canada, UK
  • High Quality & Free – Healthcare, Education
  • Children & Parents Included. Passed Down

Immigration to Malta from Australia

Tax Benefits:

As a citizen of Malta, you’ll benefit from:

  • No Inheritance tax
  • No Estate duty
  • No Wealth tax
  • No Municipality taxes
  • No Real Estate taxes
  • You also get access to investment opportunities in Malta and throughout the EU region.

Malta has a stable political environment and a bi-lateral political system that is mainly confluent on the issues that pertain to the nation and the economy. Malta and Germany are among the two states in the Euro Zone that maintains economic growth even during a financial crisis. Malta’s banks are among the top 5 most stable banks in the world.

Malta has been a member of the EU since 2004 and the Schengen Area since 2007.

Australia, Malta Citizenship Consultant

EB5 BRICS can help you navigate Malta Citizenship by Exceptional Services Programme through our presence in Malta in conjunction with our Malta Legal Partner. Our team speaks English, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi.

Phone: +1 (213) 344-5941

Malta Citizenship for Investors from Australia – FAQ

Australian citizen can buy properties in Malta?

A Australian citizen can buy property in Malta. Within specially designated areas, you can buy property in Malta without a Acquisition of Immovable Property (AIP) permit. For other areas in Malta, an API permit is needed.

For Australia How long does one have to live in Malta to get citizenship?

If you have a Malta Permanent Residency, You have to live in Malta for five years before you can start an application to become a citizen. You can get Malta Citizenship within 12 to 18 months through the Malta Citizenship for Exceptional Services Programme (by Investing in Malta).