Citizenship-by-Investment Austria

Citizenship-by-Investment Austria is available by direct business investment in qualifying businesses. Significant investment in Austria is required.  The applicant should have an excellent business and financial background. Austria is one of the countries which reserves the most discretion to approve citizenship-by-investment and therefore the higher the investment the better the prospects of success.



Procedure and Timeframes

Government processing fees for citizenship-by-investment in Austria are approximately 400,000 Euro per applicant.  Reduced fees are payable for children under 18. Timframes are approximately up to 18 months.


Key advantages of Citizenship-by-Investment in Austria

  • European passport
  • No residency requirements
  • Family members can be included
  • Visa-free travel to numerous countries with this passport



Austria is located in central Europe and is bordered by Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia and Hungary. The capital city is Vienna. Temperatures range from approximately -1C to 27C throughout the year. The United Nations estimates that the population is 8,735,453 in 2017.  German is the official language.