Residence by investment Programme

As the oldest nation-state in Europe, Portugal boasts a rich cultural heritage, with historic architecture dating back to the 1500s, and a cuisine that reflects its close relationship with the Atlantic Ocean. Portugal’s Residence by Investment Programme offers a unique opportunity for foreign investors seeking a foothold in the thriving European market.

Minimum Donation to a Cultural and Artistic Investment

EUR 200,000

Minimum Fund Investment

EUR 500,000

Time to Residency

6-9 months

Visa - free Access

Schengen Area

VISA-Free countries

The acquisition of Portugal’s permanent residency allows visa-free travel across the Schengen Area.

According to the Passport Index 2021, the Portuguese passport is the world’s 3rd most powerful one, making it possible for Portuguese citizenship holders to get visa-free and visa-on-arrival to over 186 countries.

It is permitted for Portugal Permanent Residency holders to travel to:

Upon the acquisition of Portuguese Citizenship, you can travel to:

(Visa-free, visa-on-arrival and eTA countries)


Let’s make your dream of traveling visa-free a reality!