There are many foreigners looking to stay permanently in Brazil, and these foreigners seeking permanent visa in Brazil can invest in a company, new or existing one, and be eligible to a type of permanent visa that is intended for those investing in the country.
Visas for Foreign Investors in Brazil, applies to people wishing to settle in Brazil by investing in productive activities through personal resources coming from abroad. In other words, for a foreigner to receive this type of visa, they need to make an investment of at least US$ 150,000.00 (one hundred and fifty thousand dollars) in a Brazilian company.
In the analysis of this process, the social interest is a carefullyexamined priority, involving the generation of employment and income, increased productivity, assimilation of technology and/or fundraising for specific sectors. This information should be detailed and demonstrated in a business plan.
If the investment is less than the amount of R$ 150,000.00, the National Immigration Council may exceptionally authorize the granting of a permanent visa based on the social relevance of the investment .
The investment has to be made by transferring through the Central Bank and done by following a few rules. It’s these rules and recommendations that usually end up getting some candidates unapproved. There are many cases of foreigners who sent money to Brazil incorrectly and could not get the investor visa.
Some Brazilian companies offer assistance in this process that can ensure your security and even greater agility in the process of applying for visas in Brazil. These advisors may indicate the correct type of visa for the client’s profile, analyze the necessary documents, and even draw up the business plan targeting the visa, or advise on the opening of the business in Brazil and remittance of foreign capital.