Global Citizen Solutions is a multidisciplinary firm offering bespoke residence and citizenship solutions in Europe and the Caribbean.

The Portugal Golden Visa is one of the most successful residency-by-investment programs of its kind, providing all the advantages that come with residence in the EU, including visa-free travel throughout the Schengen Area, access to excellent healthcare and education, and increased security in a politically and economically stable country.

Portugal Golden Visa Benefits

Access to 27 nations in the EU and visa-free travel to 172 nations Access to 27 nations in the EU and visa-free travel to 172 nations
Affordable investment options starting from €250,000 Affordable investment options starting from €250,000
Five years until you qualify for a European passport Five years until you qualify for a European passport
A sound investment in a buoyant market that can lead to real returns A sound investment in a buoyant market that can lead to real returns
Option to become a non-habitual resident and have significant tax advantages for up to 10 years Option to become a non-habitual resident and have significant tax advantages for up to 10 years
Short stay requirement Short stay requirement

Why work with Global Citizen Solutions for your Portugal Golden Visa application?

  1. We are headquartered in Portugal with offices in Lisbon, Porto, and the Algarve. Our Portuguese-centric locations allow us to work on the ground and assist you in person when you are in Portugal.
  2. We have a large team of local case executives, immigration lawyers, and investment specialists with more than five decades of combined experience who can help you throughout your journey to secure a Portugal Golden Visa.
  3. We are members of the US-Portugal and UK-Portugal Chambers of Commerce and a corporate member of the Investment Migration Council (IMC). This allows us to collaborate with international stakeholders, establish high ethical standards, and enhance our client’s experiences.
  4. We have helped clients from more than 35 countries secure residency in Portugal. Our global approach and multi-lingual team allow us to assist investors from across the globe. In 2021 alone, we assisted with more than 28 percent of all Golden Visa applications nationally, highlighting our strong presence in the market and ability to achieve our client’s goals.
  5. Our immigration team has the unique distinction of never having had a Golden Visa case rejected. Our 100 percent approval rate sets us apart from our competitors and provides reassurance that you can expect a successful application.
  6. You will have complete access to all the routes of investment eligible for the Golden Visa, including real estate, investment funds, and cultural visa options. We walk you through all the options on the table so you can decide on the best route for your personal situation.
  7. We are not a marketing agency for any projects. We don’t represent any development or companies, and we provide a completely unbiased service, allowing you to secure the perfect investment at the best possible price.
  8. If you opt for real estate, our real estate division, Goldcrest Real Estate, works as an independent buyers agent on your behalf. Goldcrest will provide you with access to all the available options that qualify for the program, starting from €280,000, including new-build development, second-hand housing, commercial properties, and hotel projects.
  9. If you opt for the investment funds option, you will have access to more than 40 vetted qualifying investment funds with a wide range of strategies and risk profiles. This helps us to match you with your ideal fund investment.
  10. We provide an independent service tailored toward our clients, with due diligence services carried out by an external and reputable Portuguese Law Firm with fiduciary duties exclusive to you. This is a valuable service that will provide you with peace of mind and help you avoid costly mistakes.
  11. Our systematic and 360-degree solution approach provides a holistic overview for our clients, ensuring that no stone is left unturned and that you have all the information at your fingertips. The BeGlobal Onboarding System® allows you to access the status of your application every step of the way, something that sets us apart from our competitors.
  12.  A dedicated Case Executive can assist at any time and will keep you informed about updates you should be aware of. With a single channel of communication, our hand-holding approach ensures that you have complete clarity on your investment and Golden Visa application.
  13. Our onboarding and immigration teams will assist you throughout your journey. From choosing the right investment option to being issued with your Golden Visa and beyond, we can provide you with assistance every step of the way.
  14. Your privacy is fundamental to everything that we do. All data is stored within a GDPR-compliant database on a secure SSL-encrypted server. You can be safe in the knowledge that your personal data is completely protected.
  15. Our pricing is clear and detailed, covering all the processes from opening a bank account, legal immigration, real estate legalities, and so on. As there is one fee for the entire process, you can be confident that you will not face any hidden costs at a later date.

Why Work With Us

The Portugal Golden Visa program is ending soon, and this is your final chance to apply. If you have decided to seize this final opportunity here’s what we can do for you. 

  1. Firstly our onboarding team can help you obtain your personal Portuguese tax number (known as a NIF) in two days. We can then open a bank account or an escrow, which takes between two to four weeks.
  2. Alongside this, your will meet your immigration and legal team to discuss your personal and family circumstances and help you gather all the documents required for your application. 
  3. Our investment teams will help you familiarize yourself with the market and assist you in understanding all the eligible options for the program, which includes real estate, investment funds, and cultural projects. 

You’ll have three teams working in parallel to help you streamline your application while coordinating with each other. To provide you with an example, we will ensure that you won’t make the investment until all your documents and preparations are ready for your application to be viable and ready to be submitted. 

In times like these, time is of the essence. Global Citizen Solutions can ensure that your Golden Visa application process is a smooth one. 

Start your application today and secure your Portugal Golden Visa.