The main changes in the Golden Visa program
The main changes in the Golden Visa eligible investments, arising from the approval of the Housing Package by the Parliament.
Known as the Golden Visa, the Residency by Investment is a permit given to foreign citizens – from outside the European Union or the Schengen Area – in force in Portugal since the 8th of October, 2012. It basically allows their entry and residency in the country, as a counterpart of a financial investment in the Portuguese territory On the 19th of July, 2023, the Parliament approved
the Proposal number 71/XV/1ª, conceding some changes relating to the Housing Package. One of them was the modification of the Golden Visa eligible investments.