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Portugal

About Portugal

移民葡萄牙是近年新興的熱門移民選項。在不同移民國家的選擇下,選擇移民葡萄牙的港人亦有不少。當中主要原因離不開葡萄牙的地理優勢和較為寬鬆的葡萄牙移民政策。

葡萄牙位於歐洲大陸的西南盡頭,與西班牙接壤。當地人口約1028萬,人口密度比香港少244倍。境內環境優美,氣候宜人,西南部皆面相大西洋海岸,擁有不少度假勝地。而且,當地具濃厚的人文氣息和舒適的居住環境,都令人嚮往移民葡萄牙後的生活。

而且,相對其他歐洲城市,葡萄牙投資移民的門檻相對較低,以及其後申請永久居民身份的條件也同樣寬鬆。加上,葡萄牙是歐盟國和申根國的成員之一,在成功移民葡萄牙並入籍後,申請人同時會成為歐盟公民。這都是令人選擇移民葡萄牙的原因之一。

葡萄牙移民政策 - 葡萄牙投資移民

Golden Residence Permit Program

黃金居留許可計劃,或稱「黃金簽證」,是2012年8月推出的葡萄牙移民政策。計劃容許非歐盟國家公民以投資房產方式移民葡萄牙。此政策為非歐盟居民提供新的移民途徑之外,同時為當地帶來新的投資和就業機會。

葡萄牙投資移民方案

在「黃金簽證」底下,非歐盟國家公民在葡萄牙購買35至50萬歐元房產,即可取得葡萄牙居留權,為移民葡萄牙鋪路。申請人獲首次葡萄牙移民居留證後,即可自由通行26個申根國家。如前往歐洲各國旅行,更可經任何一個非葡萄牙的申根國家入境。之後居住滿5年,即可申請葡萄牙國籍,成功移民歐盟。

Portuguese Immigration Law: Order n. 1661-A/2013, Order n. 11820-A/2012
Portuguese Naturalization Law:Organic law No.2/2006, Amendment to law No. 37/81, of 3 October

Plan A: Acquisition of property €350,000 or above -for properties more than 30 years old or located in areas of urban renovation.
Plan B: Acquisition of property €500,000 or above;
*From 2022 onwards, applicants who purchase real estate in the inland or outer islands of Portugal are eligible to apply for the Golden Visa
Plan C: Acquisition of fund €350,000 or above

葡萄牙移民條件

Qualifications:

  • Purchase property value not less than €500,000 Or purchase property value not less than €350,000, for properties that were constructed more than 30 years ago or are located in urban areas
  • Principal Applicant must be above the age of 18
  • No record of criminal issues (No more than one year sentence is acceptable)
  • Applicant must be non-European resident

Family Sponsorship:

  • Your spouse
  • Your unmarried child below age of 18
  • dependent child of Principal Applicant
  • dependent parents of Principal Applicant

Residence Requirement:

  • 1st-2nd Year: 14 days
  • 3rd-4th Year: 14 days
  • 5th-6th Year: 14 days

以葡萄牙投資移民「黃金簽證」計劃移民葡萄牙,僅需在5年內平均每年住滿7天,即可滿足其移民葡萄牙條件中的居住要求。詳情可以報名我們的移民葡萄牙講座,或隨時聯絡我們的葡萄牙移民顧問。

Application Procedures

  • Free consultation, preliminary assessment, document collection;Signing contract and power of attorney, pay the deposit
  • depositFirst visit to Portugal (5 days) ;meet with lawyer, open bank account and put down deposit for the chosen property
  • Transfer the remaining amount to finish the acquisition of the property
  • Submit the immigration application and obtain a file number(around 2 months)
  • Second visit to Portugal (1 day)totake the fingerprint
  • Visa granted (around 6-12 months)
  • Eligible to apply for permanent residency after 5 years(require simple Portuguesetest)

Immigrate Required Documents

For Visa application:

  • 2 copies of photos (35mm x 45 mm, white background with color painted)
  • Passport
  • Working Certificate Company
  • Leave Letter
  • Bank Bill of previous 6 months
  • Household Booklet
  • Invitation Letter
  • Departure and return air ticket and Hotel Booking Confirmation
  • Travel Insurance

For Golden Resident Permit application:

  • Passport or Travel Documents
  • Birth Certificate (with English translation and double certification)
  • Marital Certificate (with English translation and double certification)
  • NotarialCertificate of non-criminal Punishment (with English translation and double certification)
  • Medical Insurance Certificate (applicable for Schengen)
  • Property Investment Contract and Business Registration (Fiscal Number)

Advantages of Portugal Golden Residence Permit

Global Citizen Identity

With Portugal permanent residency, one can travel EU member countries freely, eg. France, Germany, Italy and Sweden…etc. Holder of Portugal Passport enjoy visa –free around 158 countries worldwide which is the second most convenient after Denmark.

Low Resident Requirement

移民葡萄牙居住要求比較簡單。在新的葡萄牙移民政策下,移民葡萄牙條件亦較寬鬆。申請人可經任何一個申根國家入境,每年只需在葡萄牙逗留7日即滿足居住要求。

Well-developed Education System

Portugal promotes both public and private education system. It provides 12 years free public education. A diverse culture of American and French style private education is offered in a lower cost compared to England and U.S. Some Private International school would offer A-Level or IB courses in only about 50% fee for similar course in China. Some of them also cooperate with colleague in England, France and Swiss in organizing bachelor degree work.

Transparent and simple tax system

Unlike other European Countries, Portugal does not demand Global Tax.

High Medical Standard

Well-developed overall medical system with high standard. Free medication and service provided by public hospital with a shorter queue time. Private hospital charged reasonable fee. According to World Health Organization (WHO) report in 2011, Portugal ranked 12 in the World Best Medical System. The average lifespan of Portuguese reaches 79.1 years old.

Favorable Public Order with low crime rate

Portugal is named as one of the safest countries in the world.

Multilingual Country

The official language is Portuguese, and most local residents are fluent in English, Spanish and French.

Common FAQ

1. Q: What are some examples of taxes Portugal collect?
A: Business Profit Tax: 12.5% & 25% (if firm profit exceeds€12,500)
Personal Profit Tax: 13.2%
Value Added Tax: 23% in general
2. Q: How can applicant handle the application if documents are only available in Chinese version?
A: Applicant can execute an English or Portuguese version at origin residence authorities or onsulado-GeralDe Portugal.
3. Q: After receiving the permanent residency in Portugal, if the price of invested properties decline to less than €500,000, is it needed for applicant to reimburse additional capital to fulfill the requirement?
A: Not needed. The €500,000 requirement is only enforceable at the time the investment is made. If applicant would like to invest in properties has a price above €500,000, the minimum initial payment equals to €500,000. Applicants can apply for mortgage or loan for the remaining portion of payment.
4. Q: How long does it take to apply the Golden Residence Permit?
A: After the completion of property purchase, residence state could be granted as fast as 3 months.
5. Q: How can the permanent residency identity granted?
A: Applicant is eligible to apply for permanent residency identity if he holds a temporary residence state for continuously 5 years. After going through simple tests or fulfill other requirements, applicants could grant a permanent residency identity.
  1. Portugal governmental education authorities’ qualification or certificate.
  2. Any qualifications or certificates issued by Portuguese Countries authorized educational constitution (should involve attending Portuguese course).
  3. Certificates from IEFP and other recognizing Portuguese Courses.
  4. Basic Portuguese language examination certificate issued by recognizable exam center of education department.
6. Q: Would properties renting out be taxed?
A: Yes, it accounts for 28% of rental income.
7. Q: Does Portugal collect Global Tax?
A: Non-resident not required.
Resident who live in Portugal for 183 days are required to pay it.
Even if it is collected, the overall tax rate in Portugal is quite low.
8. Q: Could the property used for mortgage?
A: Any property value over €500,000 can be used for mortgage.
9. Q: Is it required to live in Portugal after receive the permanent residency identity?
A: No, it only requires one visit Portugal per year.
10. Q: What is SchengenArea?
A: Schengen Area is formed under the confederation of SchengenAgreement. It consists of 26 European Countries including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Israel, Luxemburg, Netherland, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Republic of Malta, Switzerland and Liechtenstein. SchengenArea not equals to European Union (EU).
11. Q: How to visit SchengenArea?
A: For China passport holder, applicant needs to execute a visa.ForHKSAR passport holder, it is visa-free.
12. Q: Could principal applicant purchase more than one property in order to reach the €500,000 limit?
A: Yes, as long as the total investment reach €500,000.For a property valued €1M. It can be used for two application of immigration investment.
13. Q: Is it needed to present the notarialcertificate of non-criminal if one is holder of other country’s identity card?
A: It should be notarized and authenticated if one has lived in the respective country for more than one year.