Digital Nomad Visa Malta

Everything Digital Nomads need to know

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About Malta

Malta is a Digital Nomad Island for a good reason. Perfect weather, English is the official language, and there is 5G and fast mobile internet nationwide. In 2021, Malta launched its Digital Nomad Visa, which gives Digital Nomads the chance to live and work in Malta and the European Union for one year.

Malta’s expat-friendly atmosphere makes it a great Digital Nomad Island. The Mediterranean island has been attracting expats for almost a decade since it became a hub for international online gaming companies. If you look at Malta's history, you will see it has always been multicultural, and Malta has continued to build on that with a very interesting Digital Nomads scene. On top of that, Malta has plenty of sun, beaches, great food, fantastic snorkelling and diving and a very relaxed lifestyle.

This page aims to provide all the information you need about the Digital Nomad Visa Malta, also called Malta Nomad Residence Permit (MNRP).

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About the Digital Nomad Visa Malta

The Digital Nomad Visa Malta, also called Malta Nomad Residence Permit, is a residency permit that allows digital nomads to retain their current employment based in another country whilst legally residing in Malta.

That means, that if you have a work contract that allows you to work remotely or are a freelancer the Malta Digital Nomad Visa is the perfect fit for you.

In addition to that, the Digital Nomad Visa is also open to people from third-world countries who would otherwise need a visa to travel to Malta.

The Malta Digital Nomad Visa is valid for one year and can easily be renewed as long as you meet the criteria. In case you want to stay for less than a year, this is also possible, and you will be issued a National Visa instead
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How to get the Digital Nomad Visa Malta?

In general, the whole process to get a Digital Nomad Visa in Malta doesn’t take long and is pretty straightforward, since the country is very welcoming to Digital Nomads.

There are a couple of criteria, you have to meet to get the Nomad Residence Permit, which we have listed below in order to make it as easy as possible for applicants.

Digital Nomad Residence Permit

You can get the Digital Nomad Visa Malta if you:

  • Work for a company registered in a foreign country and have a work contract
  • Have a monthly income of €2,700 gross
  • Are a third-country national
  • Are a partner or shareholder of a company that is registered in a foreign country
  • Offer freelance or consulting services to clients in a foreign country
  • Hold a valid travel document
  • Have health or travel insurance that covers Malta
  • Present a valid rental or real estate purchase agreement

About the Digital Nomad Island

Why is Malta called the Digital Nomad Island? Well, there are plenty of reasons! Malta is the epicentre of online gaming and blockchain technology in Europe and has been attracting expats from all around the world since 2004.

This established an exciting cosmopolitan and very multi-cultural scene consisting of digital nomads and remote workers. There are countless pubs, bars and clubs, where expats and locals mix with Digital Nomads meetups taking place on a weekly basis. Maltese companies have long embraced Digital Nomads with most of the people working remotely from home since the start of the pandemic. In addition to that, Malta hosts several excellent coworking spaces and a fantastic coliving situated in a gorgeous Maltese villa, hosting a vibrant and fun Nomad community.

There are not many places in the world, where it is easier to meet people and build a strong network as a Digital Nomad, than in Malta.

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Why is Malta called the Digital Nomad Island?

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What are Digital Nomads?

Digital nomads are freelancers, entrepreneurs or remote workers, who are location-independent and chose to live a nomadic lifestyle by travelling to and living in different countries.

They often live in a coliving space together with other Digital Nomads or socialise in a coworking space.

The Digital Nomads lifestyle is a great and exciting way of living, if you love travelling, meeting new people and experiencing new cultures.

It is made possible through technological progress, since cheap and fast Wi-Fi or mobile internet is available in most countries nowadays, giving you the freedom to work from everywhere.

How to become a Digital Nomad?

You have probably seen images of Digital Nomads working on their laptop from a gorgeous beach in a tropical location and now you want to do the same?

Well, all you really need to become a Digital Nomad it a good plan and some courage, the rest is pretty straight forward.

Become a Digital Nomad

The ultimate Digital Nomads Guide

In order to make your life easier, we have collected advice from our guests at Evolve coliving and coworking, in order to be able to create the ultimate Digital Nomads Guide.

Below are some of the most important guidelines, which you should consider, when thinking about how to become a digital nomad:

1. Cancel your flat as well as any long-term contracts
2. Join a coliving and pick your coliving and coworking spaces wisely
3. Select a country with a big digital nomads community such as Mexico, Malta or Thailand
4. Choose a location that has stable internet and aligns with your working hours
5. Pick a bank account or credit card that enables you to take cash for free
6. Get travel insurance

Major Benefits of
Being a Digital Nomad

  • You can enjoy unprecedented freedom and independence.
  • You can travel whenever you want.
  • Work from the most beautiful places such as from the beach or with a view.
  • Make lifelong friendships, while building a strong network.
  • You have more time to do the things you love.
  • You can exchange knowledge and gain wisdom from different people and cultures.
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