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Welcome to Malta

The Republic of Malta is located in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and North Africa. It is an archipelago consisting of 3 inhabited islands (Malta, Comino and Gozo), as well as a number of uninhabited islands, known for their sunny weather and attractive beaches.

Malta is known for its large variety of beautiful landscapes and extraordinary natural attractions. Some of these popular natural attractions can be found on the Maltese Islands, such as the popular Inland Sea and Fungus Rock.

The country is the fastest-growing economy in the European Union. It enjoys economic and political stability coupled with a Mediterranean lifestyle.

Malta Citizenship


Malta is one of the smallest countries in the world. The official languages are Maltese and English. The country is known for being a popular tourism destination, an industry accounting for 12% of Malta’s GDP.

The country is one of only three Commonwealth member countries in Europe. Having become an independent republic in 1974, Malta is still a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, as well as a full member of the European Union, Schengen, the World Trade Organisation and the Eurozone.





Total Area

Total Area

316 km²


Euro (€)

Why Choose the Maltese Individual
Investor Programme?

valuable passport

Valuable Passport

The Malta passport is ranked 4th worldwide, facilitating visa-free travel to over 180 countries around the world. Malta is also the only citizenship programme in the world that opens travel to the USA. 

Business Opportunities

Business Opportunities

Malta has one of the fastest-growing economies in the EU, rated A+ by Fitch and A2 by Moody's.The country also enjoys a favourable tax regime.

Future Security

A Safe Future for your Family

Malta is ranked 20th in "Living Conditions and Economic Quality" by the latest Legatum Prosperity Index report. You and your family get settlement rights in all 27 EU countries, which includes equal rights in terms of operating a business, study for children, work and other benefits for life including future generation. .

World class education

World-Class Free Education

Malta’s education system ranks as one of the best worldwide. As a Maltese citizen, you will benefit from free world-class English-taught education in Europe. 


To qualify for the Malta Individual Investor Programme, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant must be at least 18 years of age. 
  • Dependant children must be up to the age of 26, parents and grandparents must be over 55 years of age.
  • Applicant must have a clean personal background and hold no criminal record.
  • Applicant and the dependants must prove that they will maintain for life a qualifying international medical insurance policy as per regulations. 
  • Post-approval, an applicant is required to make a non-refundable contribution to the National Development and Social Fund.