Golden Visa Authorities

These are the official Govt authorities responsible for golden visa programs. You must refer to these official websites for regulations, amendments and updates related to golden visa programs.

We have compiled full list below by country below. For citizenship by investment programs, please refer to this page. Please also refer to European commission reports to learn more about the competent authorities.

Portugal

SEF Borders police – https://sef.pt/en/Pages/homepage.aspx

Greece

Enterprise Greece – https://www.enterprisegreece.gov.gr/en/
Hellenic Migration Office – http://immigration.gov.gr/

Spain

Ministry of Labor and Social security – http://extranjeros.mitramiss.gob.es/es/UnidadGrandesEmpresas/ley14_2013/index.html

Malta

Malta Residence Visa Agency – https://mrva.gov.mt
Malta Individual Investor Agency – https://iip.gov.mt

Cyprus

Civil Registry and Migration Department – http://www.moi.gov.cy/moi/crmd/crmd.nsf/index_en/index_en?OpenDocument

Netherlands

Immigration and Naturalization office – https://ind.nl/en/Pages/Investing-in-the-Netherlands.aspx

United States

USCIS – https://uscis.gov/eb-5

United Kingdom

Home Office – https://www.gov.uk/tier-1-investor

Canada

Immigration Quebec – Official website

Bulgaria

Invest Bulgaria – https://www.investbg.government.bg/en
Migration directorate – https://www.mvr.bg/migration/en

Singapore

EDB – https://www.edb.gov.sg/en/how-we-help/global-investor-programme.html

Ireland

INIS – http://inis.gov.ie/en/INIS/Pages/New%20Programmes%20for%20Investors%20and%20Entrepreneurs

Australia

Department of Home Affairs – https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/business-innovation-and-investment-188

New Zealand

Immigration office – https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas/apply-for-a-visa/about-visa/investor-investor-2-resident-visa

Italy

Ministry of Economic Development – https://investorvisa.mise.gov.it/index.php/en/

France

Talent Passport – https://france-visas.gouv.fr/en_US/web/france-visas/international-talents-and-economic-attractiveness

Latvia

PMLP – https://www.pmlp.gov.lv/en/home/services/residence-permits/doc2/

Czechia

Czech Investment Agency – Official website
Ministry of Interitor – https://www.mvcr.cz/mvcren/article/third-country-nationals-long-term-residence.aspx

Malaysia

MM2H – http://www.mm2h.gov.my/index.php/en/

Luxembourg

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Directorate of Immigration) – https://maee.gouvernement.lu/en.html

Saudi Arabia

Premium Residency Center – https://saprc.gov.sa/

United Arab Emirates

UAE Golden visa – https://u.ae/en/information-and-services/visa-and-emirates-id/residence-visa/long-term-residence-visas-in-the-uae

Bahrain

Ministry of Interior – https://www.npra.gov.bh/en/services/visa-and-residence-permit/residence-permit/self-sponsorship/

Qatar

Ministry of Commerce – https://www.moci.gov.qa/en/our-services/investor/procedures/

South Korea

IFEZ – https://www.ifez.go.kr/eng/ivt018