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Looking for a truly European culture and safe way of life?Greece is ideal destination for citizens of third countries and members of their families wishing to retire in Greece or otherwise live in Greece without working.We are your Trusted Partners and we consult you for all the legal, financial and taxation issues regarding your immigration plan.We support you throughout the entire process, we take care of all the bureaucracy and we issue your desired residence permit.
GREEK POLICY FOR SOCIAL INTEGRATION
Do you know that Greece is an attractive destination for wealthy people & for elder people?
According to Art. 20 of the Law on Immigration and Social Integration (4251/2014) (former Article 24 of Law 3386/2005) citizens of third countries and members of their families wishing to retire in Greece or otherwise live in Greece without working, can apply for a Greek residence permit based on independent income or funds from outside the country via retirement benefits or a pension, property rents, savings or grants.
This type of residency permit is issued for a period of 2 years and can then be extended, on the condition that the holder of the residency permit maintains his/her income.
Furthermore, to be eligible for the renewal, there is a demanding period of stay of six months per year.
Who Can Apply?
Non – EU citizens having adequate resources at a level of steady annual income for the coverage of their living expenses may apply for a 2- year residence permit. Such individuals may be accompanied by members of their families to whom a personal residence permit is grante d.
The condition for sufficient income must exist for each member of the family. The minimum income is 2000 euros/month and in case the person is accompanied by their family, this amount is increased by 20% for the spouse and 15% for each child. The amount of the income may be proved by pension abroad, bank account statements or other proof that the person has its own sufficient income, of legal origin, to cover its expenses without being employed or exercise an independent economic activity in Greece.
Duration of the Residence Permit
The residence permit for financially independent persons is issued for 2 years and may be renewed every 2 years.
Access to labor market:
This type of residence permit does not allow access to the labor market.