Time To Residency
- Portugal Country profile
- Benefits of the program
- Investment requirements
- Visa-free and visa-on-arrival country list
Freedom of movement
As a permanent resident of Portugal, you are a resident of the European Union, thus you are entitled to freedom of movement in the Schengen area.
Health & Education
You and your family will be able to study in schools or universities across Portugal and enjoy world-class healthcare.
Minimal residency required
There are minimal physical residency requirements, you are required to visit Portugal for 7 days per year.
Pathway to citizenship
By fulfilling minimal requirements, you may be eligible for a Portuguese citizenship after 5 years of holding your residency.
High ranked passport
The Portuguese passport is ranked in the top 5 passports in the world for ease of travel.
Ease of travel
Citizens of Portugal can travel visa-free or with visa-on-arrival to over 185 countries and territories including the United States of America, the European Union, Singapore and Hong Kong.