www.gov.lk Sinhala Ganna Tamil Ganna
Sinhala (Sri Lanka)Tamil (Sri Lanka)
You are here  : Home Visa Services Long Term Residence Visa for Investors
Newly Introduced Long Term Residence Visa for Investors
  1. Golden Paradise Visa

    Applicable For: Golden Paradise Visa Programme –Applicant, Spouse and Dependents

    Visa Fee: USD 200 per year


  2. Minimum Investment
    Period


    Golden Paradise visa

    Deposit minimum of USD 100,000 in any commercial bank recognized by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka

    (A minimum account balance of USD 50,000 should be maintained from the 2nd year onwards throughout the visa granted period )

    10 years


    Click here for more details

  3. Direct Investments

    Applicable For: Applicant, Spouse and Dependents –
    Assistants, Cooks, Caregivers (Monthly Remittance -1500 USD per person)

    Recommending Authority: Relevant Line Ministry /Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI)

    Visa Fee: USD 200 per year



  4. Minimum Investment
    Period


    Direct Investments



    USD 300,000

    5 years

    USD 500,000

    10 years


  5. Investment in a Condominium Property

    Recommending Authority: Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI)

    Visa Fee: USD 200 per year


  6. Minimum Investment
    Period
    Allowed Persons


    Individuals
    Condominium property
    (Urban areas)

    USD 250,000

    10 years

    Applicant, Spouse & Dependents


    Condominium property
    (Urban areas)

    USD 150,000

    5 years and Extendable

    Applicant, Spouse & Dependents


    Condominium property
    (Suburbs areas)

    USD 75,000

    5 years and Extendable

    Applicant, Spouse & Dependents


    Applicant Company
    Condominium property
    (Urban areas)

     

    1. One condominium of USD 500,000
    2. Two or more condominium units, each valued above USD 150,000 and total should be minimum of USD 500,000

     

    5 years

    4 Directors and their Spouses and Dependents

    Condominium property
    (Suburbs areas)

     

    Two or more condominium units, each valued above USD 75,000 and total should be minimum of USD 500,000

     

    5 years

    4 Directors and their Spouses and Dependents


  7. Investments in Treasury Bonds, Treasury Bills, Sri Lanka Development Bonds

    Applicable for: Applicant, Spouse and Dependents
    Assistants, Cooks, Caregivers (Monthly Remittance -1500 USD per person)

    Recommending Authority: Central Bank of Sri Lanka

    Visa Fee: USD 200 per year


  8. Minimum Investments
    Period


    Treasury Bonds, Treasury Bills, Sri Lanka Development Bonds




    USD 250,000

    5 years

    USD 400,000

    10 years


  9. Investments in Sri Lanka share market

    Applicable for: Applicant, Spouse and Dependents
    Assistants, Cooks, Caregivers (Monthly Remittance -1500 USD per person)

    Recommending Authority: Central Bank of Sri Lanka/Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC)

    Visa Fee:  USD 200 per year



  10. Minimum Investment
    Period


    Invest in Sri Lanka share market




    USD 100,000

    05 years

    USD 200,000

    10 years