Residency & Citizenship

Residency  Citizenship

As of 1st November 2020, the Cyprus Investment Programme is closed until further notice. Contact us for further information.

At Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates, we are honoured to have been supported and exposed to a massive network of professionals who interest in possessing a Cyprus Passport and Residency.

Having established a leading position in immigration services for a long time, we enjoy being one of the rare providers in Cyprus with pragmatic experience in successful management of attaining a passport and Residency applications. Our mission is to facilitate clients’ application process of a Cypriot passport and residency and advise them with the provision of additional services, including legal assistance, drafting and review of property acquisition agreements and organising property valuations.

With the availability of our knowledgeable and far-reaching network of real estate agents and property experts, our clients are given the opportunity to savour their long-wanted property matching perfectly with their criteria, which is worth every penny spent.  

In a typical scenario, it is our responsibility and honour to ensure that clients are able to settle down and familiarise themselves with all the relevant legitimate aspects in Cyprus.

Residency & CIP Law Expertise

Contrary to our rivals, Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates is bound by professional secrecy: lawyer-client privilege is fully protected under Cypriot law. The firm’s partners and managers play an important role in submitting position papers, research papers and proposals to government entities on an on-going basis, directly as key players in the various areas of the firm’s practice. We have a splendid reputation in the areas of obtaining passports and residence planning, handling of legal and tax matters pertinent to the structuring & planning of personal wealth and interest. Thanks to our ten years’ experience in obtaining passports and residency application, we have an outstanding success rate through an honest and professional pre-filing assessment of applicants, accompanied by a state-of-the-art problem-solving approach.

Besides being one of the very first immigration-specialised teams in Cyrus, we always guide our performance to be highly commercially aware, speedy, accurate and commercially astute. With advisers spanning the legal, accounting and tax professions, we commit to quality whilst emphasising responsiveness and top-rated client service.

Residency by Investment

Over the years, we have been providing professional advice to private clients who seek to obtain residence permits in Cyprus. Cyprus Residency by Investment grants Non-EU nationals the right to permanently reside in Cyprus with no renewal requirements. Additionally, another Cyprus Residency programme gives the right to EU nationals to permanently reside in Cyprus and include their Non-EU family as well. Our Practice is well prepared to assist clients in selecting the appropriate residency scheme and therefore making the right choice for their business and family.

Cyprus Investment Programme

Cyprus Investment Programme is available to Non-EU investors from 19th March 2014. Under this program, naturalization is granted to foreign entrepreneurs, spouse, children as well as financially dependent adult children of the investor. The passport that is obtained under the Cyprus Investment Programme provides access for foreigners to enjoy all benefits that origin Cyprus citizens possess. This practice attracts EU and non-EU nationals who are highly qualified, successful and reputable entrepreneurs and families looking for an alternative family base for private, business or financial purposes.

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Dr Jean-Philippe Chetcuti

Senior Partner, Tax & Immigration

+356 22056411

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