Italy Investor Visa

Italy Investor Visa

The Investor Visa for Italy Program was established to enable affluent individuals and families from outside the European Union to secure residency in Italy by making an approved investment in the Italian economy. This status remains effective as long as the investment is maintained.

Time to permit

2-3 months

Visa-free travel

194 countries and regions

Passport rank

1st in the world

Residency requirement

No residency requirement


Above 23% in general

Established time

Program launched in 2017

Application Requirements

  1. Age 18 and above.
  2. No criminal record.
  3. Annual income above 8,500 euros.
  4. Possession of liquid assets totaling 500,000 euros, with a clear explanation of the source of funds and proof of their transferability to Italy.

Program Benefits

  • Family reunification allowed for spouses, children, and parents.
  • Eligibility for permanent residency after 5 years of residence, and citizenship after 10 years of residence.
  • Freedom to move to other 27 Schengen member states.