Citizenship means that you have the right to acquire all the national services in a certain country. This means you can live, work, study, and access all healthcare services. It also gives you the right to relocate and move freely within that country.
Citizenship is acquired through birth, marriage, and as a result of living in a country through 5 years and longer.
However you can also acquire citizenship in countries like Cyprus through investments.
citizenship by investment in cyprus refers to obtaining a Cyprus citizenship by investing in their economy.
It involves, filling forms, organizing documents, and making investments of at least 2 million euros and more.
To qualify for Cyprus citizenship by investment, you have to fill at least one of the following investments;
1. Donation to the Cyprus Land Development Corporation and Research Foundation
If you decide to go with this investment option, you will need to invest at least 75,000 euros to the research foundation, 75,000 euros to land development and 75,000 to finance affordable housing schemes and other housing materialization measures.
2. Invest in Infrastructure projects, Land Development, and Real Estate
To go with this investment option, you have to put at least 2 million euros for building constructions or other land development projects like residential development, tourism sector development, and other infrastructure development.
3. Invest in Financial Assets of Cyprus Organizations
This includes making investments of at least 2 million euros in units, or in Financial Assets of Cyprus Organizations licensed by Cyprus Security and Exchange Commission.
4. Participation or Purchase in Cypriot Businesses
This means investing at least 2 million euros to participate in companies established in Cyprus.
5. Combination Investment
This means that you can invest in all of the above four investment options combined, with a total of at least 2 million euros.