Immigrant Investor Programme


Ireland is stepping up as an investment immigration destination and the purpose of the Immigrant Investor Program is to enable non-EEA nationals and their families who commit to an approved investment in Ireland to acquire permanent residency (Stamp 4 Visa) in Ireland.

The Immigrant Investor Programme will open for applications in 2019 as follows:

From: 4th Mar 2019
To: 8th Mar 2019

From: 20th May 2019
To: 24th May 2019

From: 19th Aug 2019
To: 23rd Aug 2019

From: 21st Oct 2019
To: 25th Oct 2019


  • Investors must be of good character
  • Investors must not have been convicted of any criminal offences in any jurisdiction
  • Minimum investment is €1m
  • Investors must prove a minimum net worth of €2 million


  • Ireland is a committed member of Europe
  • Residency requirement only 1 day per year
  • Full visa provided for five years and renewed every five years
  • Investment monies returned after 1st five years
  • 50,000 euros may be used for college fees against the 1m investment

Ireland in The Global Market

  • The Irish economy is the fastest growing in the Eurozone and is the 6th most competitive economy in the world
  • Ireland has been named the best country in the world for attracting high-value foreign direct investment for six years in a row
  • Only English-speaking country in the Eurozone –following Brexit, the only English-speaking country in Europe
  • Ireland’s education system is amongst the top 10 globally
  • Track record – Forbes magazine has ranked Ireland as one of the best countries for business, not just large multinationals but start-up businesses

Over 25 years experience in international business development in europe, USA and Asia within multi-sector environment including finance and offshore consultancy.

Linda Sweeney

Sr. Advisor