St Lucia Programme

  • Launched in 2016, St Lucia has the newest citizenship by investment programme in the Caribbean. Inheriting decades of experience from its island neighbours, St Lucia’s programme is an amalgamation of the best practices from its surrounding islands, and provides a wide range of benefits for investors and locals alike. An idyllic spot for nature seekers, history buffs and sybarites, Citizenship in St Lucia offers all of the tropical benefits of the Caribbean, along with visa-free entry to an additional 145 countries. Read on to discover how you can apply for a St Lucia passport, and benefit from CS Global’s CBI initiative.

Benefits

  • Gaining citizenship by investment to St Lucia entitles passport holders to a huge range of benefits, including:

  • Visa-free travel to around 145 countries and territories
  • Right to hold dual citizenship
  • Citizenship for life, with the right to live and work in the country
  • Four investment options

Investment Options

Option 01 The National Economic Fund

  • The National Economic Fund (NEF) was established to receive qualifying investments to fund Government-sponsored projects on the island. Applicants can obtain citizenship by making a monetary contribution to the NEF via one of the prescribed contribution levels.  Due diligence and processing fees apply.

     

  • Main applicant USD 100,000
  • Main applicant and spouse USD 140,000
  • Main applicant, spouse and upto 2 other family members USD 150,000
  • Each additional family member of a main applicant, spouse and 2 other family members USD 15,000
  • Each additional family member USD 25,000

Option 02 Real Estate

  • Applicants may obtain citizenship by purchasing Government-approved property valued at a minimum of USD 300,000. This property must be owned and maintained for a minimum of 5 years after citizenship has been granted. Due diligence and processing fees apply.

    The following Government administration fees are applicable:

     

  • Main applicant USD 30,000
  • Main applicant and spouse USD 45,000
  • Family member aged 18 years or above USD 10,000
  • Family member under 18 years USD 5,000
  • From the 7th family member USD 10,000 each

Option 03 Pre-Approved Enterprise Project

  • Applicants can obtain citizenship by making an investment, either independent or joint, in a pre-approved enterprise project. Independent investments must be valued at USD 1 million and create at least 3 permanent jobs. For joint investments, each investor must contribute at least USD 1 million, resulting in a joint investment worth USD 6 million and creating at least 6 permanent jobs. Due diligence and Government administration fees apply.

     

  • Minimum independent investment USD 3,500,000 (creation of 3 local jobs)
  • Minimum joint investment USD 1,000,000 (creation of 6 local jobs)

Option 04 Government bonds

  • Applicants may choose to invest in Government bonds to obtain citizenship. Once citizenship has been granted, investments in government bonds must be held in the applicant’s name for a fixed period of time that varies according to the applicant’s family structure. The bonds must not attract a rate of interest for the duration of this period. Due diligence, Government administration and processing fees apply. The following is applicable under a Limited Time Offer expiring on 31 December 2020:

  • Main applicant USD 250,000 (to be held for 5 years)
  • Main applicant and 1 family member USD 250,000 (to be held for 6 years)
  • Main applicant and up to 4 family members USD 250,000 (to be held for 7 years)
  • Main applicant and up to 4 family members USD 300,000 (to be held for 5 years)
  • Any additional family member USD 15,000 each

Visa Free Travel

  • Africa Show
    • Benin
    • Botswana
    • Cape Verde Islands
    • Comores Islands
    • Djibouti
    • Egypt
    • Eswatini
    • Gambia
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Kenya
    • Lesotho
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Mauritania
    • Mauritius
    • Mayotte
    • Mozambique
    • Reunion
    • Rwanda
    • Senegal
    • Seychelles
    • Somalia
    • St. Helena
    • Tanzania
    • Togo
    • Tunisia
    • Uganda
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe
  • Americas Show
    • Anguilla
    • Antigua and Barbuda
    • Argentina
    • Aruba
    • Bahamas
    • Barbados
    • Belize
    • Bermuda
    • Bolivia *
    • Bonaire; St. Eustatius and Saba
    • British Virgin Islands
    • Cayman Islands
    • Chile
    • Colombia
    • Costa Rica
    • Cuba
    • Curacao
    • Dominica
    • Dominican Republic
    • Ecuador
    • El Salvador
    • French Guiana
    • French West Indies
    • Grenada
    • Guatemala
    • Guyana
    • Haiti
    • Honduras
    • Jamaica
    • Montserrat
    • Nicaragua
    • Panama
    • Peru
    • St. Kitts and Nevis
    • St. Maarten
    • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
    • Suriname
    • Trinidad and Tobago
    • Turks and Caicos Islands
    • Venezuela
  • Asia Show
    • Bangladesh
    • Cambodia
    • Hong Kong
    • Indonesia
    • Laos
    • Macao
    • Malaysia
    • Maldives
    • Nepal
    • Philippines
    • Singapore
    • South Korea
    • Sri Lanka
    • Taiwan
    • Timor-Leste
  • Europe Show
    • Andorra
    • Austria
    • Belgium
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Bulgaria
    • Croatia
    • Cyprus
    • Czech Republic
    • Denmark
    • Estonia
    • Faroe Islands
    • Finland
    • France
    • Germany
    • Gibraltar
    • Greece
    • Greenland
    • Hungary
    • Iceland
    • Ireland
    • Italy
    • Kosovo
    • Latvia
    • Liechtenstein
    • Lithuania
    • Luxembourg
    • Malta
    • Moldova
    • Monaco
    • Montenegro
    • Netherlands
    • Norway
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Romania
    • San Marino
    • Slovakia
    • Slovenia
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • Switzerland
    • United Kingdom
    • Vatican City
  • Middle East Show
    • Armenia
    • Iran
    • Israel
    • Jordan
    • Palestinian Territory
  • Oceania Show
    • Cook Islands
    • Fiji
    • French Polynesia
    • Kiribati
    • Micronesia
    • New Caledonia
    • Niue
    • Palau Islands
    • Samoa
    • Solomon Islands
    • Tonga
    • Tuvalu
    • Vanuatu

Useful Links

Make an enquiry

Download factsheet