Spain’s Non-Lucrative Visa Program is very similar to the Portuguese D7 Visa – neither have any mandatory investment requirements, both can lead to permanent residency and/or citizenship, and both work well for retirees. A key difference between the two, however, is that the Portuguese authorities will approve remote workers, at their discretion, whereas this is [...]
Before Brexit, as former EEA nationals, Britons were able to live and work in Spain. Yet given the country’s decision to exit the EU, UK nationals now need to apply for Spanish visitor visas, as any regular non-EEA national is required to. The Spanish Golden Visa Program and the Non Lucrative Visa Program both enable [...]
While you can obtain Spanish residency by means of buying a €500,000+ property under the Spanish Golden Visa program, this is not a requirement in order to apply for the Non Lucrative Visa in Spain. If you opt for the Non Lucrative Residency, however, you will have to stay in Spain for 6 months per [...]
While you can apply for the Non Lucrative Visa without professional assistance, this is not recommended – especially if you don’t speak Spanish. As of 2021, the key Non-Lucrative Visa requirements are as follows: You’ll have to prove that you have sufficient economic means to support yourself and any dependents while living in Spain. Even [...]
The current IPREM for Spain (2023) is €600 per month, or €7,200 per year (12 months).