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Investment Visa

When people consider moving to Europe, there are many choices, and out of all the European countries, Portuagal has been one of the most popular among expats. Some of the many advantages of living in Portugal include:

  • The year-round warm climate;

  • Accessible to mountains and beaches;

  • Low cost of living;

  • Security;

  • Business opportunities;

  • etc

According to the Global Peace Index in 2020, Portugal ranked 3rd safest county in the world.

Other than what has been mentioned above, Portugal consistency tops the list in the following categories:

  • Housing; Benefits & Discount; Visas & Residence

  • Lifestyle; Fitting in; Healthcare

  • Development; Governance; Opportunities

Introducing the "Golden Visa Program"

The "Golden Visa Program" ​is a five-year residence by investment program for non-EU nationals. As Portugal is a full EU member, Golden Visa holders can access to Europe's Schengen Area visa-free.

In a Nutshell......

   Minimum investment contribution from EUR 250,000


   Processing time 3 - 8 months

   Approval of the Golden Visa gives Holders the right to live, work, and study in Portugal

The Benefits of the "Golden Visa Program"

  • Tax regime in place for non-habitual resident with tax benefits.

  • Golden Visa Holders only require to spend 7 days a year in Portugal.

  • Security of a second residence in a safe and stable country.

  • Benefit from family reunification for dependent children and parents.

  • After 5 years, Golden Visa Holders can apply easily for permanent residency and for Portuguese citizenship.

  • Variety of investment options available for equity diversification.

Investment Options

Time Sharing

Purchase of serviced apartment for time-share of 10 days a year at EUR 280,000 from agent.


Selling price to clients at EUR 350,000.

5% guaranteed income in 5 years, taken from selling price.

Investment Funds

EUR 250,000 in arts and heritage.

EUR 350,000 in an investment fund.

EUR 350,000 in scientific research.

EUR 500,000 in environmental projects.

Real Estate

EUR 500,000 value of property

(no restrictions)

EUR 350,000 

(in specific regeneration areas)

EUR 280,000

(in specific regeneration areas)

Job Creation

Invest EUR 350,000 into an existing Portuguese company and creating 5 permanent jobs for a three-year period.

Create a total of 10 jobs or more within the five-year period.

Money Transfer

Transfer of EUR 1,000,000.

What We Can Do For You

Our dedicated team at Boötes Services Limited will provide you with all the details of the application processes, guiding you through every single steps of your application to the "Golden Visa Program".  Assist you with the preparing of documentations.

We are also connected with real estate agents to assist you with finding your new home in Portugal.

Our specialists are multi-lingual, fluent in English, German, Cantonese Chinese and Mandarin Chinese.  We will take charge with communicating with the Government agencies, effectively enhances the efficiency and shortening the application processes.

Contact one of our consultants to find out if you are eligible.

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