Turkey – Citizenship by Investment - Nysa Global

Turkey – Citizenship by Investment

About Turkey & Its Immigration Program

More than half of the world’s trade takes place within a four-hour flight radius of Turkey, making it a strategic operational hub for many multinational companies.

The Turkey Citizenship by Investment program grants residency, citizenship and a second passport to applicants investing either in real estate or a financial instrument.

Benefits of Becoming a Turkish Citizen

Visa-free travel to more than 110 countries including all the Schengen member countries

One of the countries that allow dual citizenship without forfeiting any other citizenship(s)

An ideal location since Turkey resides between Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa

Establish your business as a Turkish business person by relocating to the UK

Ownership of one of the top 30 passports in the world through the E-2 visa treaty with the US

A family-friendly citizenship application

Over 700,000 expats & 60,000 international companies

Establish your business under the USA E-2 Investor Visa by relocating to the US

How Can You Migrate to the US with a Turkish Passport?

With their E-2 Visa treaty with the USA, citizens of Turkey can apply for US residency. It makes you eligible to enter, invest and reside in the United States with a self-controlled investment.

Need help navigating through the Turkish Citizenship by Investment application process? Let us help you make it happen.

Nysa Global’s Service for Turkey Citizenship by Investment Program

Program Highlights:

  • You, your spouse, and children below 18 will have access to Turkish citizenship and a passport
  • Citizenship is irrevocable and life long
  • No language, management experience or education requirements
  • Up to 3 years of property investment hold required
  • Right to live, work, and study in Turkey
  • In the event of the death of the main applicant, their inheritors own the real estate
  • $ 250,000 investment in real estate with a chance to earn rental income
  • Donation-free property investment
  • Declaration of wealth/source of funds not required
  • Physical presence not required

Turkey Visa Guidance

Everything you need to know about the Turkey Visa Guidance, from eligibility factors, application process to timeline associated and much more.


  • As the main applicant, you must be 18 years and above and choose to fulfil one of the 2 investment options:
    Investment Type (Minimum amounts indicated)Investment Type (Minimum amounts indicated)
    Financial Investment: $500,000, 3 years holdReal Estate Investment: $250,000, 3 years hold
  • You shall hold the real estate for three years
  • After completion of the land registry procedures, you (the foreign national) may apply for your right of residence or citizenship by submitting your eligibility certificate.

Visa Process

  • Step 1 Complete Due Diligence check, sign the agreement, retainer payment and choose an investment option by onboarding with Nysa
  • Step 2 Visit Turkey (optional), notarize & apostille documents, sign POA, gather tax ID bank account, and health insurance for documentation (4-6 weeks)
  • Step 3 Fulfil qualifying investment and transfer fund of minimum USD 250k or 500k to obtain confirmation
  • Step 4 Apply for a Residence permit by submitting the application (1-2 weeks)
  • Step 5 Apply for Citizenship without oath and change the name when necessary (8-10 weeks)
  • Step 6 Obtain citizenship and Turkish passport by submitting passport application and biometrics via the Turkish consulate (1-2 weeks)

Visa Timeline

  • Ideally, application submission to passport issuance takes about 6 months. With a fast-track service, you will not be required to visit Turkey in person.

Need more clarification on the process and not sure where to start? Begin by booking a meeting with us.

Costs/expenditure besides Nysa’s and legal fees:

Single Applicant CostEstimated Application Fee
$253,503Government Fees: $523 pp
 Passport Fees: $125 pp
 Health insurance: $2250 – $750 pp annual.
 Valuation report: $430

Let us help you estimate the actual cost for your application requirement. Schedule a call with us now!

Other Programs

Turkish citizenship can also be obtained by:

  • Making a fixed capital investment of at least $500,000 and gaining a certificate of conformity by the Ministry of Industry and Technology or;
  • Employing a minimum of 50 employees and certifying that by the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services or;
  • Investing a minimum of $500,000 in banks operating in Turkey with a conformity certificate from the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency or;
  • Purchasing at least $500,000 worth of public borrowing instruments and a conformity certificate from the Ministry of Treasury and Finance or;
  • Purchasing a participation share of either a real estate or a venture capital investment amounting to at least $500,000 and a conformity certification by the Capital Market Board

Why Us?

What Sets Us Apart

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What Our Clients Say


Foreigners cannot acquire properties further to the Military Forbidden Zones and Security Zones Law No.2565. Properties and restricted real rights of 30 hectares maximum are allowed.
Ownership is required for 3 years after which, you have a right to keep or sell the property without restrictions.
Only one person can be the owner of a property. In the case of more than one owner in Title Deeds, neither are eligible to apply for Turkish Citizenship.
Bank loans are not allowed when applying for Turkish citizenship.
It can be one or several properties with a value greater than $250,000 or equivalent in other currencies.


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