Investment in a government bonds
One of the options for obtaining a residence permit in Latvia is investment in a government bonds in the amount of € 250 000 for a period of not less than five years. Once this period expires, this sum of € 250 000 will be returned by the government on the buyer's account.
The bonds are available after obtaining the temporary residence permit. The payment of government bonds must be from personal account number of applicant which is opened in loan office in Latvian Republic or branch of foreign loan office.
Also, the state fee must be paid in the amount of € 25 000 (non-repayable sum).
A residence permit shall be issued for 5 years without the need of annual renewal through investment in a government bonds.
Term of preparation of residence permit – 1-2 months.