CITIZENSHIP THROUGH INVESTMENT


ST. KITTS AND NEVIS  - Benefits of Citizenship 

  • Citizenship for life with an unlimited number of eligible dependants, passed down through generations
  • Citizenship is awarded within approximately 90-120 days of filing an application
  • Family security is ensured as the spouse, children and elderly parents may also obtain citizenship
  • Free from personal income, capital gains, gift, wealth and inheritance taxes
  • As a St. Kitts & Nevis citizen, one may travel visa-free to over 140 countries including the United Kingdom, Canada, Schengen European countries and most British Commonwealth countries
  • Full residency status and the right to work in St. Kitts
  • Dual citizenship is permitted and open to all nationalities without the requirement to notify the applicant’s home country, as per the law of St. Kitts & Nevis
  • A country that provides a favourable business development environment, where the currency is pegged to the US Dollar

Citizenship of this country can be obtained in approximately 4 to 6 months without visiting the country. There is no residence requirement for obtaining the St. Kitts & Nevis citizenship or St.Kitts Passport.. ​​

Investment Requirements


There are two types of qualifying investments for the purposes of St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment:

1. ​donation to the Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF option)

2. ​investment in one of governmentally approved real-estate developments (real-estate option).


The SIDF Option involves a donation of US$250,000 to US$450,000 plus (depending on the number of applying members of the family). This amount is inclusive of all government registration fees. It does not include due diligence fees, professional and legal fees for the promoting agent, which are extra


Under the Real Estate Option, the qualifying investment starts at a minimum of US$400,000. There is a wide variety of villas, condominiums and apartments in several resort projects on the beaches or further inland both in St. Kitts and Nevis. Once purchased property cannot be resold before five years.​​

NB: All information on our website is used for familiarisation purpose only and cannot be used as an individual advice. ​​

 

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