St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Programme

  • The St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment programme stands as the oldest, and of the most trusted, successful programme of its kind. Since 1984, it has allowed individuals and their families from all over the world to legally obtain citizenship to one of the Caribbean’s most idyllic locations.

Benefits of St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship

  • Successful applicants under the St Kitts and Nevis Programme are registered as citizens of the nation and may apply for a St Kitts and Nevis passport

    They have access to a huge range of benefits including:

  • The ability to share citizenship with future generations.
  • Citizenship for life, with the right to live and work in the country.
  • Visa-free and visa-on-arrival travel to over 150 countries and territories.
  • A fair tax regime, with no worldwide income, inheritance and gift tax.

Accelerated application process

  • The St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme is the only programme of its kind to offer a guaranteed fast-track route to citizenship, known as the Accelerated Application Process (AAP). Under the AAP, a successful applicant can receive citizenship in as little as 60 days from submission of an application. The AAP is available for the following additional cost, inclusive of due diligence fees:

    *Note: while the Citizenship by Investment Unit and the Passport Office work in unison, obtaining citizenship and applying for a passport are two distinct processes

  • Main applicant USD 25,000
  • Any family member aged 16 or over USD 20,000
  • Any family member under the age of 16 USD 500 (passport fee* only)

Investment Options

  • There are two ways in which an applicant can apply for citizenship under the St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme:

    1. By donating to the country’s Sustainable Growth Fund, for which there is currently a limited time offer until 15th January 2021 

    2. By investing in pre-approved real estate

Option 01 The Sustainable Growth Fund (Limited Time Offer)

  • The Sustainable Growth Fund is the newest and most direct investment path to St Kitts and Nevis citizenship. The revenue from the fund is used to support sustainable growth initiatives in the country. The following contribution amounts apply:

  • Main applicant USD 150,000
  • Family of up to four persons USD 150,000
  • Per additional dependant, other than a sibling USD 10,000
  • Per sibling USD 20,000

Option 02 Pre-Approved Real Estate

  • In order to obtain citizenship through the purchase of property, applicants are required to invest in government-approved real estate in St Kitts and Nevis. The following investment amounts apply:

    • An independent investment in pre-approved real-estate, to be held for a minimum of 5 years: USD 400,000
    • A joint investment with another main applicant, to be held for a minimum of 7 years: USD 200,000

    Additionally, the following government fees apply:

  • Main applicant USD 35,000
  • Spouse USD 20,000
  • Sibling USD 40,000
  • Per additional dependant USD 10,000

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