The Portuguese Golden Visa is a residence authorization for non -EU, EEA or Swiss foreign citizens who have made a significant investment in Portugal
The realization of an investment that complies with one of the following assumptions:
Bank account in a Portuguese Bank
Minimum stay to guarantee the renewal of the visa:
First you will need to obtain a NIF number and open a bank account in Portugal. Once this step is completed, the invetment can be finalized.
Secondly, the application must be submitted to the Foreigners and Borders Service (SEF) together with the required documentation.
Thirdly, up to six months later, you must attend an appointment to have your biometric data taken. The Administration will have a period of 4 months to resolve the visa application. Once resolved, you will receive your Golden Visa Card.