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

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 Sri Lanka?

Malta Citizenship (Passport) requirement – Sri Lanka

  • At least 18 yrs old in Good health
  • Contribution to Malta – €750K (Sri Lankan Rupee 162M LKR) after 1 year or €600K (129M LKR) after 3 years residency
  • Dependents – €50K each (11M LKR)
  • Buy a property €700K (151M LKR) Or Rent home €16,000 (6.3M LKR) per year
  • Philanthropic contribution – €10K (2M LKR)

All conditions above need to be met.

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

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

Maltese Citizenship thru Investment timeline – Sri Lanka

For an investor from Sri Lanka, 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

Details on Maltese Citizenship Processing Time

How much does Malta Citizenship Cost for Sri Lankan citizens?

Maltese Citizenship by Investment – Sri Lanka

In 2023, the Minimum investment amount for Malta Citizenship (passport) is typically over €850K (Sri Lankan Rupee 183M LKR)

  • Contribution to Malta – €750K (162M LKR) after 1 year or €600K (129M LKR) after 3 years residency
  • Dependents – €50K each (11M LKR)
  • Buy Real Estate €700K (151M LKR) Or Rent €16,000 (6.3M LKR) per year
  • Philanthropic contribution – €10K (2M LKR)

All conditions above need to be met.

Central bank of Sri Lanka is the monetary authority that has framework and monetary policy for moving assets and money outside of Sri Lanka.

Details of Malta Citizenship Costs

What are the benefits of Malta Citizenship for Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka

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.

Sri Lanka, 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 Sri Lanka – FAQ

Sri Lankan citizen can buy properties in Malta?

A Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka 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).