THE CYPRUS GOLDEN VISA PROGRAM JOURNEY
To apply for permanent residence via the Cyprus Golden Visa program, you must first enter the country with an entry visa, then submit the application to the Cypriot immigration authorities. A rough outline of the application procedure is as follows:
Step 1 – Enter Cyprus using a regular entry visa, which you can apply for at the Cypriot Embassy in your country.
Step 2 – Finalize your investment and submit the permanent residence application to the Civil Registry and Migration Department (CRMD). You can apply yourself or use a legal representative. You must have all the required documents.
Step 3 – Your Cyprus Golden Visa program application will be forwarded to the Cypriot Ministry of Interior
Step 4 – The processing time for a Cyprus Golden Visa program application is about two months.
Step 5 – If the decision is positive, you will receive a letter of approval.
Step 6 – Within one year of approval, you and your family members must enter Cyprus and head to the Civil Registry and Migration Department to submit your biometric information and receive your Permanent Residence Cards.