Investment Immigration Programs in Ireland

THE ONLY COUNTRY THAT LETS YOU LIVE AND WORK IN EU & UK

“The Common Travel Area enables Irish and UK citizens to travel and reside in either jurisdiction without restriction and provides for all associated rights and entitlements in both jurisdictions. The Common Travel Area predates membership of the EU by both Ireland and the UK and is therefore not dependent on it - regardless of any Brexit outcome”

Why Ireland

It has often been said that there is no history without geography. Ireland is the most westerly landmass of Europe Read More

First Class Education

Ireland presently is home to over 4,000 Indian students, with 90% pursuing their postgraduate degrees. It is experiencing rapid growth with its guarantee of a 24 month stay back post-graduation. Watch More

Ireland – Silicon Valley of Europe

Ireland is right for your family and business for all the right reasons; standard of living, education, start up, employment and investment. It is ranked as one of the wealthiest countries in the world ranked by OECD. Ireland is a member of EU, WTO and OECD.

The corporate tax rate is 12.50% and best ranked country in western Europe for investment friendly country. Ireland is home to Global Pharmaceutical Companies and Information and Technology companies, which in turn have made Dublin the Silicon Valley of Europe.Companies like Apple, Microsoft, Google, Twitter, HP, Dropbox, Intel and Facebook are headquartered there. Indian companies such as Infosys, HCL have followed the trend. Nine of the world’s top ten medical technology companies, such as Boston Scientific and Medtronic have a significant presence in Ireland. Twenty-four top pharma companies including Pfizer, Amgen, Johnson & Johnson, Roche, Novartis, Sanofi, Bristol-Myers Squibb have considerable presence in Ireland.

Facts and Figures

  • Population - 4.9m, 65% rural
  • 7th most powerful passport
  • Free movement between UK and Ireland
  • Only English speaking country post Brexit
  • Education system top 10 in the world
  • Fastest growing economy in Eurozone
  • 6th most competitive economy in the world
  • 11th best country to business in (Forbes 2019)
  • Corporate tax rate 12.5%
  • One of the most educated work forces in the world and voted the most productive in the world

Business in Ireland

Over 1,000 giants in ICT, Social Media, Pharmaceuticals and Finance have made Ireland the hub of the European operations, with names such as Google, HP, Apple, IBM, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pfizer, GSK and Genzyme. Over 30 world leading Indian companies have established a base in Ireland including Wockhardt, HCL, Infosys, Zomato and Crompton Greaves.

Global Top Companies Operating In Ireland

  • 17 out of 20 Global Software
  • 15 out of 20 Medical Technology
  • 20 out of 25 Financial Services
  • 10 out of 10 Pharma
  • 9 out of 15 Internet
  • 8 out of 10 Top Gaming

Education in Ireland

Rankings:

  There is a 10,000 visa quota per year

  Ireland is ranked 2nd for Nanotechnology

  Ireland is ranked 3rd for Animal and Dairy

  Ireland is ranked 3rd for Agricultural Sciences

  Ireland is ranked 4th for Mathematics

  Irish universities are in the top 1% of research institutions in the world in terms of research impact

QS World University Ranking 2019 : Ireland

2019 2018 Institution
104= 88 Trinity College Dublin(TCD)
193= 168 University College Dublin(UCD)
260= 243= National University of Ireland, Galway(NUIG)
338= 283= University College Cork(UCC)
422= 391= Dublin City University(DCU)
511-520 501-550 University of Lemerick(UL)
701-750 701-750 Maynooth University(UL)
  • Free primary schooling to all investor dependents
  • €50,000 of your €1m investment towards first year in college

Investment Immigration Program - Ireland

Program Highlights

  • You can work , reside and study in Ireland and in the other European union countries without the need for a Visa.
  • Access public medical care
  • Access Public Education
  • Apart from benefits of the permanent resident investor has voting right and contest for election
  • Ireland passport ranks 6th and provides visa free to 154 countries
  • Access to live and work in EU & UK
  • Investor + Spouse + unmarried Children under 21

Advantages

  • Ireland is a committed member of Europe
  • Residency requirement only 1 day per year
  • Full visa provided for five years and renewed every five years
  • Investment money returned after 1st five years
  • 50,000 euros may be used for college fees against the 1m investment

Requirements

  • Investors must be of good character
  • Investors must not have been convicted of any criminal offences in any jurisdiction
  • Minimum investment is €1m
  • Investors must prove a minimum net worth of €2 million

New Business Using Critical Skills

Program Highlights

  • Access public medical care
  • Access Public Education
  • Apart from benefits of the permanent resident investor has voting right and contest for election
  • Ireland passport ranks 6th and provides visa free to 154 countries
  • Access to live and work in EU & UK
  • Investor + Spouse + unmarried Children under 21

Advantages

  • Ireland is a committed member of Europe, providing excellent access to the EU and world markets.
  • Friendly tax regime
  • Highly skilled and educated workforce
  • Fastest growing economy in Eurozone
  • Minimal share capital requirement

Requirements

  • Start a new business
  • Wide range of industries under critical skills category Work permit, PR after 2 years
  • Pay yourself min salary of €60,000 pa
  • Set-up, maintenance and acceleration fee of €50,000/yr for 2 years

Start-up Ireland

Program Highlights

  • Access public medical care
  • Access Public Education
  • Granted residence for 2 years and renewable for further 3 years
  • Ireland passport ranks 6th and provides visa free to 154 countries
  • Access to live and work in EU & UK
  • Extended to spouse and children under 18 years of age
  • Eligible for long term residence after 5 years

Advantages

  • Attract cutting-edge FDI from the US, Europe, and Asia-Pacific
  • Talented, young, highly educated workforce
  • One of the most attractive business locations in the world
  • Favourable tax:
    • 12.5% Corporate tax rate
    • 25% R&D tax credit refundable over a 3-year period
    • Tax write-off for broadly defined IP acquisitions

Requirements

  • Qualified startups to undergo acceleration in India
  • Eligible for seed/angel/growth funding
  • Selected startups to migrate to Ireland
  • Can be 100% export oriented from Ireland

Ireland in The Global Market

  • The Irish economy is the fastest growing in the Eurozone and is the 6th most competitive economy in the world
  • Ireland has been named the best country in the world for attracting high-value foreign direct investment for six years in a row
  • Only English-speaking country in the Eurozone –following Brexit, the only English-speaking country in Europe
  • Ireland’s education system is amongst the top 10 globally
  • Track record – Forbes magazine has ranked Ireland as one of the best countries for business, not just large multinationals but start-up businesses