- Bahrain introduced a new Platinum Residence Status for foreign nationals who have legally resided in the country for a period of at least 15 years
The government of Bahrain announced the creation of an entry visa and Platinum Residence Permit for foreign national residents who have legally resided in Bahrain for at least 15 years. Eligible applicants must also:
- Hold proof of good conduct that proves they have not been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, AND
- Over the last five years, maintained an average basic salary of HBD 4,000 or more in Bahrain.
Under the Platinum Residency Status, foreign nationals are permitted to purchase property in the Kingdom of Bahrain and participate in select investment projects there.
What are the Changes?
The government of Bahrain introduced a new Platinum Residence Status for foreign nationals who have legally resided in the country for a period of at least 15 years under the Golden Visa status.
The government is expected to release further information on eligibility and dependent status in the coming months. Continue to check the government of Bahrain’s website for the latest updates and news.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Bahrain’s Council of Ministers