OVERVIEW

The newly launched Turkey Citizenship by Investment program is the fastest way to obtain the Turkish citizenship within an approximate period of 6 months. Applicants who purchase real estate in Turkey for a value of USD 250,000 shall legally become citizens of Turkey with the same rights as any Turkish national.

The provisions of the main legislation in which the conditions and rules for the acquisitions of Turkish citizenship are regulated under the Turkish Citizenship Law Numbered 5901 and dated 29/5/2009 (“Code”) with the Regulation of Enforcement of the Turkish Citizenship law numbered 2010/139 and dated 11/2/2010 based on the herein Code (“Regulation”), a number of revisions have been introduced on acquiring Turkish Citizenship with the Amendment of the Regulation on the Enforcement of the Turkish Citizenship law, which was published and entered into force on the Official Gazette dated 19/9/2018 and numbered 106 (“Amendment”)

 

Timeline: 6 – 8 months
Nationalities supported: Open for most nationalities
Visa free travel: Instant visa-free travel to 111 countries, including Japan, South Korea, Singapore and other major countries in Asia, Africa and South America
Investment type: Real Estate in Turkey
Investment cost: USD 250,000

COSTS

The citizenship and second passport program of Turkey requires making a property investment in Turkey’s real estate market. The property should have been purchased after the 19th of September 2018, properties bought prior to that do not qualified unless an investment for USD 1 million or higher was made after January 2017.

INVESTMENT REQUIRED – REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN TURKEY
Investment
USD 250,000 Minimum Real Estate Investment
TIMELINE

1

MONTH

Step 1:

 

  • Client signs CI Retainer Agreement and pays the retainer invoice
  • Document collection with CI’s guidance
  • CI helps client select the property which must have certain specifications and permits

2

MONTH

Step 2:

  • Once Title Deed of property is obtained CI submits applications for Residency permit and Citizenship simultaneously
  • Interview with the client present in Turkey might be required by the Government

6

MONTH

Step 3:

  • Citizenship Approval is issued
  • Client pays the Submission invoice of Atlantic Professional Fees.

Step 4:

  • Atlantic obtains the passports, which are then delivered to the client in their home country.
  • The time estimated to receive the citizenship approval is an indication and would vary for each specific case depending on the Government’s due diligence processing time*

 

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