CITIZENSHIP THROUGH INVESTMENT
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS - Benefits of Citizenship
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..
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.