Estonia: Residence Permit for Investors (Major Investors) (Investment Visa)

Major investors in the Estonian economy can move to Estonia with their families with the Residence Permit for Investors.



A major investment ($1.2+ million) lets you and your family move to Estonia for 5 years. This visa offers a path to permanent residence and citizenship.

Explore Estonia’s unique Baltic culture, gourmet food scene, and expansive forests untouched by mass tourism, as well as Tallinn’s well-preserved medieval architecture. 

Estonia is sometimes called the most online society due to its broad acceptance of digital technology in day-to-day life, such as its burgeoning tech scene, widespread Wi-Fi, extensive online portals for business and government services, and eResidency for digital identities and business. 

Internet Speed

Fixed broadband: 78.58 Mbps download/59.60 Mbps upload

Mobile: 57.82 Mbps download/13.79 Mbps upload

Cost of living

No. 41 globally 



Application Process

Apply in person with all documentation at an Estonian embassy or consulate.

You can also apply within Estonia from the office of the Estonian Police and Border Guard Board. (Make a reservation.)

This application takes 2 months to process.

Documents Required Can Include:

Other documents may be required. Documents may need to be apostilled and translated into Estonian, English, or Russian. 

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