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The Golden Residence Permit allows you unlimited and borderless travel to all Schengen Protocol member countries.
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residence permit

Came into force last October 2012, a new amendment to immigration legislation in Portugal creating the ARI, the Residence Permit for Investment, a fast procedure, reduced bureaucracy, designed to attract investment to the country.
02Unrestricted Access
The unrestricted access to the bearer of this new authorization to continental European countries members of the Schengen Protocol.
No obligation of residence in Portugal. The investor will just have to stay in Portugal 7 days in the first year and 14 days in the following periods of two years. The presence can be interpolated.
Access to access systems of Education and Health;
Residence in Europe also for your family;
Possibility of granting citizenship and passport after six years.

residence permit

To obtain a Golden Residence Permit, key access to Europe, the applicant must carry out one of the following investments, during the period of the residence permit:

• Acquisition of a property of at least 350.000€ (this value can be realized through the purchase of various properties)

• Financial investments/ Bank deposits in Portugal of minimum 1M€

• Creation of 10 working places

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We are a young and dynamic network of lawyers in association/partnership, currently coordinated by three senior lawyers, SPENCER DOHNER, CÁTIA BARATA MARTINS & VANDA MATOS, who together manage a group of two offices located at Lisbon and Faro, in the Algarve region.

Holding an experience of 10 years in market, our services sponsor an extensive clientele of foreign nationals from more than 30 countries, from Kuwait to Singapore, Brazil to the United States. Being 50% of our clientele internationally originated, we have acquired particular skills in dealing with foreign investment and residence issues, developing, together with our partners, an array of services and proposals specifically tailored to meet our international clients needs, quality standards and expectations.

Not only through our headquarter Lisbon office but also backed on our Faro/Algarve office field expertise in real estate and villa management, we are able and ready to deliver fully comprehensive investment solutions that bear in account not only the necessary legal support and advise but also a great range of services typically required by our customers in similar cases: house management, gardening, banking, household invoices and tax assistance being some of the most requested.



Rua dos Sapateiros, 39, 3º Esq. | 1100-576 Lisboa, Portugal
Phone (+351) 211 546 260 | Fax (+351) 211 546 269
Cellphone (+351) 933 621 001 | Email: lisboa@mdmlegal.eu


Largo de S. Luís, 11C, 4º Dto | 8000-143 Faro, Portugal
Phone (+351) 289 878 459 | Fax (+351) 289 801 339
Cellphone (+351) 934 229 144 | Email: faro@mdmlegal.eu

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