Golden Visa

Golden Visa – Residence permit in Greece.

Investment threshold for real estate minimum 250.000€
The circle of persons acquiring the right to a residence permit:

• Validity: 5 years
• property owner
• spouse
• children under the age of 21
• parents of the property owner
• parents of the spouse of the owner of the property.

Benefits of obtaining a Greek Golden Visa.

• One of the lowest thresholds for real estate investment in Europe
• A wide range of persons acquiring the right to a residence permit along with the owner of the object
• Possibility of purchasing several residential or commercial real estate
• Possibility of commercial use and leasing of real estate upon acquisition
• The right to reside in Greece all year round
• The right to unimpeded access to countries - members of the Schengen area
• Unlimited extension of the residence permit, subject to confirmation of the ownership of the property
• No obligation to reside in Greece in order to extend the residence permit
• After 7 years from the date of obtaining a residence permit, subject to a number of additional conditions,
the investor acquires the right to apply for the citizenship of the Hellenic Republic
• Possibility of establishing a joint stock company and doing business.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR OBTAINING A RESIDENCE PERMIT.

Property owner:

• Contract of sale
• Certificate of registration of the object in the real estate registry
• Photos
• Health insurance contract in Greece
• Photocopies of all pages of the passport
• Birth certificate, certified by the Apostille stamp (if in the passport no specific place
of birth is indicated - city / settlement) with an official translation into Greek
• State fees

Spouse :

• Certificate of marriage, certified by the Apostille stamp with an official translation into Greek
• Photos
• Health insurance contract in Greece
• Photocopies of all pages of the passport
• Birth certificate, certified by the Apostille stamp (if in the passport or in the
certificate no specific place of birth is indicated on the marriage - city / settlement)
with an official translation into Greek
• State fees

Children:

• Birth certificate, certified by the Apostille stamp with an official translation into Greek
• Photos
• Health insurance contract in Greece
• Photocopies of all pages of the passport
• State fees

Parents:

• Birth certificate of the owner of the property / spouse, certified by the Apostille stamp
with an official translation into Greek - serves as a confirmation of kinship
• Photos
• Health insurance contract in Greece
• Photocopies of all pages of the passport
• State fees

RESIDENCE PERMIT PROCEDURE

• Appointment for the submission of documents at the Authorized Department of the Migration
• Submission of documents and collection of biometric data
• Reviewing of a package of documents
• Issuance of a residence permit - within 2 months from the date of submission of documents

The presence of a person applying for a residence permit in Greece is required once - in order to collect biometric data