Cyprus Revised PR Policy
一、Investment type A
Investment in a house/apartment:
Purchase of a house or apartment from a development company of at least €300,000 (plus VAT). The applicant may purchase up to two (2) housing units (apartments or houses), provided that the total market value meets the €300,000 requirement.
The said purchase must relate to properties sold for the first time by a development company, unless the purchase took place before 07/05/2013. Sale contracts related to resale of properties that have been proven to be submitted to the Department of Lands and Surveys before 07/05/2013 can be accepted for the purposes of this policy. It is noted that the properties do not have to be purchased from the same development company.
该等购买必须涉及由开发商企业首次出售的物业；2013年7月5日前有过交易的房产除外，有关转售物 业的购买合约，如已证明在2013年7月5日前送交地政和测量署的，可适用此政策。值得注意，这些物 业可从不同的开发商企业购买。
二、Investment type B B类投资
Investment in real estate (excluding houses/apartments): Purchase of other types of real estate such as offices, shops, hotels or related estate developments or a combination of these with a total value of €300,000. Such purchase can be the result of a resale.
三、Investment type C C类投资
Investment in Cyprus Company's share capital, with business activities and personnel in the Republic: Investment worth €300,000 in the share capital of a company registered in the Republic of Cyprus, based and operating in the Republic of Cyprus and having a proven physical presence in Cyprus and employing at least five (5) people.
投资有实际商业活动和员工的塞浦路斯公司的股本：向在塞浦路斯共和国注册、开设和实 际营运公司投资价值30万的股本，该公司需证明在塞浦路斯实体经营和雇佣至少五（5） 人。
四、Investment type D D类投资
Investment in units of Cyprus Investment Organization of Collective Investments (forms of AIF, AIFLNP, RAIF): Investment worth €300,000 in units of Cyprus Investment Organization Collective Investments.
Stage 1 第1阶段
• Selection of investment as per PR regulations as well as preparation by applicant of his KYC and source of funds documentation.
• Carry out due diligence on investment and will review applicants KYC and source of funds documentation.
• Prepare the agreements for the investment and liaise with the applicant for the signing of the agreements
Stage 2 第2阶段
• Review duly certified documents and prepare Permanent Residence application/ applications for submission
• Submission of Permanent Residence application for all family members
• PR approval letter is issued
Stage 3 第3阶段
• Main applicant and family should arrive in Cyprus within one year as from the day the approval letter was issued in order to release their biometric data.
• PR biometric cards for each family member will be issued within 15- 20 working days.
• Main applicant and dependants should continue to arrive in Cyprus at least once every two years in order to maintain their PR status
• Where the applicant chooses to invest based on Investment Criterion B,C or D he should provide evidence regarding his accommodation in there public. Furthermore, the total amount of €300,000 should be shown to be invested in order for the application to be submitted.
• 如果申请人根据B、C或D类选择投资的，应提供其在塞国的居住地址证明，此外，为了提交申请， 应提供其投资30万欧元的证明。
Key Benefits Permanent Residence Fast Track
• Fast track procedure - minimum 2 months to approval.
• Total investment can be as low as €300.000 plus VAT.
• Residency for the entire family - The investor, investor’s spouse, investor’s minor and adult children as well as the investor’s parents and parents in law, can obtain the permanent residence with no additional investment being made.
• 所有家庭成员均可获得居留权- 投资人、投资人配偶、投资人未成年和成年子女，以及投资人父母和配偶父母均可 申请永居身份并无需增加额外的投资额。
• The PR Permit of the adult children is valid even after they have exceeded the age of 25 years old and even if they do not remain students and /or financially dependent on their parents.
• The Residence Permit is PERMANENT and lasts for a lifetime.
• A PR holder can obtain Cypriot Citizenship through naturalisation, after living in Cyprus.
• No Inheritance Tax.
• No Immovable property tax paid by property owners as of January 2017.
• PR holder’s children can attend either a public Greek school for free or attend one of the many private English schools and Universities in the Republic which allow entry into EU and USA Universities.
• 永居身份持有人的子女可以免费入读塞浦路斯公立的希腊语学校，或可以选择入读允许进入欧盟和美国大学的众多 私立英语学校