Regulatory Reform Update of Corporate Resident Visa Regulation, effective date 29th August 2021


We are pleased to announce the newly reformed Corporate Resident Visa Regulation, that has become effective from 29th August 2021.

Corporate Resident Visa is suitable for eligible investors who wish to remain in Maldives for a longer period.

Standard processing time for Corporate Resident Visa is 14 days. It is issued for a 5-year period.

This is an e-service. You can apply for Corporate Resident Visa via our online business portal. To use the online portal, you are required to create an eFaas account. Foreign individuals can create an efaas account to apply for Corporate Resident Visa.

For more information on creating an account, please visit