To be eligible for an Irish Investment Visa, an investor must:
Prospective investors may choose to invest in one of the following pathways to move to Ireland with their family:
1# Enterprise Investment- €1,000,000
2# Investment Fund- €1,000,000
3# Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) – €2,000,000
4# Endowment- €500,000
Investors under the endowment option may choose to invest at least €500,000 in a public project related to arts, sports, health, culture, or education.
It’s a donation option, therefore, considered as a non-refundable payment. Investors are not entitled to receive any financial returns in this option.
Step 1: Get in touch with a trusted business immigration consultant
Step 2: Find out the best Ireland investment immigration pathway with the help of your consultant.
Step 3: Arrange all the required documents.
Step 4: Once you gather all necessary documents, it’s time to submit an official application to Ireland immigration officials stating the investment pathway you are opting for. Eligible investors need not invest anything at this stage; however, they must pay a non-refundable fee of €1,500 for the primary applicant and their family members.
Step 5: Obtain approval for your Golden Visa Application from the Immigration Ireland Evaluation Committee. The committee will pass on your visa application to the Minister for Justice and Equality.
Step 6: If the Minister for Justice and Equality approves your application, you may make the prescribed investment and submit the documents regarding your venture.
Step 7: Demonstrate proof of your private medical insurance.
Step 8: Provide an Affidavit of Good Character from the police department.
Step 9: Once the investment is made, qualifying applicants will be granted an initial two-year residency in Ireland along with their family members.
The majority of Ireland Immigrant Investor Program applications are assessed within three to four months of submission.