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What is the Portugal D2 Visa?

Invest in the Portugal D2 Visa, one of the world’s most affordable Residency by Investment programs and take the first step toward EU Citizenship and unlocking a brighter future.

This initiative is centered around the creation or the operation of businesses in Portugal and presents a new alternative solution to the Portugal Golden Visa.

Enjoy benefits such as freedom of travel, business opportunities, and reunite your family in Portugal after 5 years at the most cost-effective rate on the investment immigration market.



What are the Benefits of the Portugal D2 Visa?

You and your family can obtain the D2 Visa in 3 months, the first step to becoming a Portuguese citizen and holding an EU passport in as soon as 5 years.

Easiest Pathway to EU Citizenship

Easiest Pathway to EU Citizenship

Visa-Free Travel in Schengen Zone

Visa-Free Travel in Schengen Zone

7th Safest Country in the World to Live In

7th Safest Country in
the World to Live In

High Quality of Life & Universal Healthcare System

High Quality of Life & Universal Healthcare System

Political and Social Stability

Political and Social Stability

Business Opportunities in the EU

Business Opportunities
in the EU

Portugal is the perfect location to establish a safe haven, ranking #7 in the 2023 Global Peace Index. Take advantage of excellent healthcare systems, both public and private, and enroll your children in top-tier schools and universities, which consistently rank among the best in Europe. Bask in one of the best environments in the world, with clean air quality and a climate with over 300 days of sunshine.

Unlock travel to the Schengen Zone, an essential for international mobility and to forge networking connections.

Who can apply for the Portugal D2 Visa?

The Portugal D2 Visa targets third-country nationals, opening a path to obtain Residency in Portugal, and unlocking Citizenship after 5 years.


Invest in the operation of a business in Portugal and create new international opportunities, whether in the rest of the EU or the world.

Bring your partner (marriage or civil partnership recognized by the Portuguese state), reunite the rest of the family in 5 years, and become a Resident in 3 months. Contact Investment Visa’s team of experts now and get a head start on the process.

Golden Visa programs offer visa-free travel and other benefits.

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Only 3 months until
Residency through the
Portugal D2 Visa

What are the
Requirements and
Documents for the
Portugal D2 Visa?

Valid Passport

Valid Passport

Clean Criminal Record

Clean Criminal Record

Portuguese Bank Account

Portuguese Bank Account

Operate a business in Portugal (*)

Operate a business in Portugal (*)

To qualify for the D2 Visa, you must be of legal age (18+), a third-country national, and possess the following documentation, necessary for the operation of a business in Portugal:

Creating a new business, partially or fully acquiring an existing Portuguese company, all qualify as grounds for operating a business. It is essential to display financial resources for the creation or acquisition of a company. If it already exists, it is necessary to provide all documents relevant to the company’s foundation.

Our team of experts has carefully curated D2 Visa solutions, where you can rely on the expertise of our After Sales department to guide you through the entire application process, including Portuguese Taxpayer Number acquisition, document management, and much more.

Find out more about our D2 Visa packages today! Contact Investment Visa below!

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  • A valid passport
  • Portuguese bank account
  • NIF (Portuguese Taxpayer number)
  • Clean Criminal Record
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Proof of Financial Means
  • Address in the Country
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How much does it cost to get the Portugal D2 Visa?

There is no fixed cost for obtaining the D2 Visa in Portugal if choosing to open a business in Portugal. There are always additional hidden costs to set up a company that rack up the final estimate, including business licenses, taxes, insurance, staff, maintenance, and advertising, among others.

Get peace of mind and select our specialized D2 Visa packages, a safe investment option that enables you to become a partner in a company , and guidance through the entire process.

Contact us today and discover Investment Visa’s D2 packages today and start on the path toward a brighter future!

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Residency by Investment Programmes:
D2 vs Golden Visa – what are the main differences?

The Portugal D2 Visa and the Golden Visa are different programmes to secure Residency by Investment. These mechanisms target different types of investors, though their goal is ultimately the same, which is to attract foreign capital to be injected into the Portuguese economy in exchange for Residency in Portugal.
Here is a brief comparison of the programmes:


 Process Time

 Minimum Investment Amount

 Renewal Period

 Governement Fees


 3 months

Investment Visa’s specialized packages require only a single initial investment

 Online and automatic

 Can be lower than €1,000


18 months

The minimum amount to invest in the Portugal Golden Visa is €500,000 through investment funds. If the fund value decreases, more investment is required in renewals to keep the minimum amount at €500,000

Requires physical presence in Portugal every 2 years

As high as €30,000 for a large family


The Best D2 Visa

Located just 0.6 miles away from Avenida da Liberdade, Lisbon’s beating heart, Mátria is an upcoming co-working development project.

This seven-floor building will boast several luxury amenities, including a coffee shop, lounge, terrace, private offices, boardrooms, phone booths, virtual offices, an exclusive gym, and access to changing rooms.

Return on Investment – We Guarantee It

With a 1-time investment of €280,000 in Mátria Co-Space, you can benefit from a 4% guaranteed yearly return over a period of 5 years in one of the most sought-after areas of Portugal, which offers long-term appreciation.

Investing in Mátria Co-Space means the operation of a business in Portugal, setting you on the path to a brighter future with Residency in Portugal, the first step toward EU Citizenship.


Invest €280,000 in Mátria Co-Space, an eligible option for the Portugal D2 Visa application

Mátria D2 Visa
  • Invest in a coworking-oriented commercial building in the Lisbon city center with a guaranteed 4% return per year.
  • Obtain the Portuguese passport and EU Citizenship.
  • 82 available options for the Mátria Co-Space.
  • Optional guaranteed buyback of your investment at the end of 5 years of Portuguese Residency.

Contact us today and find out more about this opportunity!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! You can get Citizenship in Portugal, an EU country, through the D2 Visa program. After obtaining Residency with this investment program, you can apply for either Permanent Residency or Citizenship after 5 years.

No. If you are applying for the Portugal D2 Visa, you will not need to pass a Portuguese fluency test, as you can enroll in a Portuguese language course of about 150 hours, and, at the end, receive an A2-level fluency certificate.

Investment Visa boasts full-service Portugal D2 Visa packages, each designed to meet the general needs of investors. One of our best sellers is a €280,000 investment opportunity in Mátria Co-Space, an upcoming development project in the Lisbon city center. 

Contact Investment Visa today and learn more about this unique opportunity!

Mátria D2 Visa

Standing at the crossroads between Europe, the Transatlantic, and Africa, Portugal has a prime location, offering a point of entry to all these markets. As a member of the European Union, Portugal boasts a strong, stable economy based on the EURO, basking in the benefits of the single market, while its Citizens have among the best levels of international mobility.

Portugal has strong international relations with other countries, such as China, India, Israel, the United States, the United Kingdom, among many others. This exceptional standing reaches its level of safety. In 2023, Portugal achieved #7 in the Global Peace Index, revealing its peaceful nature, and how it is perfect for those seeking a low-risk environment

The country is taking a decidedly green approach, having one of the cleanest airs in Europe, together with a sustainable environment and a growing investment in the renewable energies sector.

As a result of the country’s focus on Education, Portugal also consistently produces highly skilled workers, and its schools and universities are often found on the ranks of the best in Europe.

This is also visible in the population’s high English-speaking capabilities, which contrasts against the rest of Southern Europe. When one considers all this, plus Portugal’s lower cost of living, the country truly emerges as one of the best in the world to not only pursue a business, but also to establish Residency and Citizenship

The process can be done entirely online. When choosing this route, the D2 Visa is issued with a set duration of 4 months. During this time, the investor, or their chosen representative with power of attorney, must schedule an appointment to convert into a Residency Permit. It has a validity of 1 year and must be consecutively renewed up until the 5th year mark. Then, the applicants are eligible to become Permanent Residents or Citizens.

Yes! Portugal has a series of tax breaks and benefits specifically geared toward investors, especially in the areas of Lisbon and the Algarve, including favorable tax regimes with several exemptions. Contact Investment Visa today to learn more!

The core business industries to invest in Portugal are tourism, startups, textiles, cork, auto-parts manufacturing, winemaking, oil production, and renewable energies, among many others. Choose Investment Visa’s D2 Visa packages and we can advise you on this!

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