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Are you considering traveling to Malta?

If so, it is important to understand the process of applying for a Maltese visa. Whether you are looking to obtain a residence or work permit in Malta, there are specific steps that need to be taken to ensure that your application is successful.

In this blog post, we will provide a comprehensive overview of everything you need to know about applying for Maltese visas.

What visa can I apply for?

If you are planning to move to Malta, you may need to apply for a residence permit or a working permit. Depending on your situation, the requirements for obtaining either one of these permits can vary.

For a residence permit, you must be a legal resident of Malta and prove that you have sufficient financial means to support yourself without needing to work while in the country. You must also show that you have health insurance that covers you while in Malta and that you have valid documents authorising your stay in the country. If you have family members who will be joining you in Malta, they too may be eligible for a residence permit.

A working permit, on the other hand, is usually given to those who have been offered employment in Malta. To obtain a working permit, you must provide evidence that you have been offered a job in the country. As well as proof that you are qualified to do the job. You must also provide evidence that you have sufficient funds to support yourself during your stay in Malta and that you have valid documents authorising your stay in the country.

When applying for either type of permit, you may need to provide additional documents. Such as medical certificates, character references and criminal records checks. It is important to check with RHJ Law for the specific requirements before proceeding with your application. And perhaps even think about arranging a free consultation with RHJ Law, who can process the application on your behalf.


How do I apply for a visa?

RHJ Law, can apply for any Maltese visa on your behalf. The process starts with a free consultation, during which they will discuss your objectives and assess which Maltese visa would best suit your situation. Following the consultation, you will receive a services and fee proposal outlining the steps taken to obtain a Maltese visa.

The application process depends on the type of visa you need. It can include submitting a letter of intent, a business plan, supporting documents such as financial records and identification, as well as a personal interview. Once all documentation is submitted, you can expect to receive a response from the Maltese government within 8 to 10 weeks.

At RHJ Law, our team of experienced professionals will ensure that your application is complete and correct. We are here to answer any questions or concerns you may have throughout the entire application process. With our help, you can rest assured that your Maltese visa application is in good hands. You can learn more about the process of getting a Maltese visa by downloading our FREE brochure.


What else should I know?

Relocating to Malta can be a very exciting experience, and the process of obtaining a visa is certainly an important one. That said, there are a few additional things to consider when applying for a visa or residence permit in Malta.

The first is that it’s best to start your application early and gather the necessary documents as soon as possible. The second is to make sure you understand the laws and regulations regarding residency in Malta. To do this, it’s important to research the requirements for residence and obtain advice from a legal professional. Additionally, if you are planning on living in Malta, you should also be aware of the taxation system, including tax rules and regulations, as well as any applicable tax incentives and deductions. You should also consider the cost of living in Malta, and the types of housing available.

Finally, staying up-to-date with the latest news on Malta is essential. Check out the RHJ Law website where they post frequent blogs all about living in Malta. You can also stay updated by following our social media pages, such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Linkedin. If you have a question about life in Malta why not send us a direct email and let’s help guide you!


How RHJ Accountants can help

Applying for a visa in Malta can be a complex process, but RHJ Law are here to help. With our team of expert legal advisors, we can guide you through the entire visa application process. From initial preparation to final approval. We’ll ensure that you have all of the necessary documents and information required to apply for the visa, and will provide ongoing support throughout the process.

If you would like to take advantage of our services, please submit a request via the RHJ Law website and our team will arrange a consultation with you. During this consultation, we’ll discuss your individual requirements and advise you on the best course of action for you. We understand that everyone’s circumstances are different, so our approach is tailored to suit each individual.

We understand how important it is to secure a visa in Malta, and we’re committed to making the process as stress-free as possible. So don’t hesitate to get in touch today and let us help you make your dream of living or working in Malta come true!

Plus if you need any tax advice for Malta, don’t forget that’s our expert area. Read our latest blog about taxation in Malta now!

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