Citizenship Law

Citizenship by Investment

Malta is a multi-cultural meltingpot of successful international business familes who have, over the years, featured Malta prominently in their international lives.    From 2013, Malta citizenship law allows reputable families to obtain Maltese citizenship by contributing to the Maltese economy.  

Malta Citizenship by Investment

Malta’s lure as a popular immigration location can be found in various factors, including

  • visa-free travel to 168 countries, including UK, US, Canada. 
  • right to live, work, study, invest in any of the 28 European Union countries.
  • Malta citizenship law allows dual / multiple nationality.  
  • high standard of living & security;
  • hospitable multilingual people;
  • excellent & well-rated banking infrastructure;
  • beneficial tax and an extensive network of double taxation agreements;
  • absense of worldwide taxation - no requirement to declare assets / wealth - no wealth taxes.
  • remittance basis of taxation for resident non-domiciled persons.

Citizenship Law in Malta

Under the Malta Citizenship Act, the modes of acquiring Maltese citizenship include:

Our Malta Citizenship Law Practice

Chetcuti Cauchi’s team of specialised Citizenship lawyers is dedicated to providing sound Malta citizenship law advice and cross-border relocation assistance to private clients and high net worth individuals worldwide. Led by Dr Jean-Philippe ChetcutiDr Priscilla Mifsud Parker, and Kenneth Camilleri, Chetcuti Cauchi's award-winning Malta Citizenship Law team is the oldest specialised immigration law practice in Malta. We have successfully represented individuals and families ranging from expatriate retirees, immigrants seeking employment, entertainment and sports personalities to HNW individuals listed in Forbes lists.


High level of integrity, clarity and personal involvement. Chetcuti Cauchi have been my lawyers for over 10 years now.
Jean-Philippe has represented our UHNW client with a Malta citizenship application. His pre-immigration tax advice was invaluable and he stands out for his deep insight into the workings of Maltese citizenship law. I do not hesitate to recommend JP as a reliable attorney in international tax and citizenship matters.

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Key Contacts

Dr Jean-Philippe Chetcuti

Senior Partner, Global Residency & Citizenship

+356 22056411

Mr Kenneth Camilleri

Director, Tax & Immigration | Senior Partner, Chetcuti Cauchi Advisors Ltd

+356 22056414