ST. KITTS CITIZENSHIP
GOVERNMENT AUTHORIZED FIRM
ST. KITTS CITIZENSHIP
GOVERNMENT AUTHORIZED FIRM
The Citizenship by Investment and second passport program of St. Kitts & Nevis was established in 1984 and is the oldest fast-track citizenship program. Its passport is ranked 32nd strongest passport with Visa Free access to all Schengen States, UK and Singapore.
You and your family will obtain an irrevocable dual citizenship and second passport without having to move away or renounce your current nationality. The St. Kitts & Nevis Citizenship and second passport program is based on the statute which means the granted citizenship may not be revoked no matter what the changes in the governmental executives or policy. Regulations regarding citizenship-by-investment are contained in Part II, Section 3 (5) of the Citizenship Act, 1984. The St. Kitts & Nevis passport is valid for 10 years and once it expires it can be renewed at any St. Kitts & Nevis Consulate.
Instant and irrevocable second passport and citizenship
Citizenship and second passport in 3 months
No need to reside in St. Kitts & Nevis
Dual Nationality Allowed
Open to most nationalities
St. Kitts second passport allows Instant travel to 129 countries
More countries are constantly added to the visa-free list
Reputable second passport - easy to obtain visas when required
List includes Schengen European countries and major countries in Latin America, North America, and Asia
Generous tax regime -no Wealth, Gift, Inheritance, Foreign Income or Capital Gains Tax
Currency pegged to US Dollar
Tax-free trade with Canada
Duty-Free Trading in the Caribbean
Wife, children and elderly parents obtain second passport and citizenship
St. Kitts is named one of the world’s top 20 islands to live in
Incomparable lifestyle with a safe and stable environment
International Education - Universities
The citizenship and second passport program of St. Kitts & Nevis requires making an economic contribution to the country or an investment into a Government Approved Real Estate project in the country.
Financial contribution to the Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF) in the amount of USD 250,000 for a single applicant.
This investment benefits social development programs and supports St. Kitts & Nevis’ financial security. The non-refundable financial contribution varies depending on the number of applicants as follows:
|Contribution to SIDF (Single Applicant)||USD 250,000|
Main Applicant and up to 3 dependents (Spouse
|Any additional dependent regardless of age||USD 25,000|
A Minimum investment of USD 400,000 plus government fees in St. Kitts’ Government approved projects.
|Approved Government Property||USD 400,000|
|Government fees for main applicant||USD 50,000|
|Government fees for spouse||USD 25,000|
|Government fees for each child under the age of 18||USD 25,000|
Dependent child above the age of 18 years or dependent parent aged 55 and above
For a full breakdown of Government Fees, Due Diligence Fees and other payable applications fees for your specific case please contact us.
Client signs CI Retainer Agreement and pays the retainer invoice.
Once the file is ready for submission, the client pays Government Processing Fees, Due Diligence, Citizenship Application and Passport Fees. A deposit to secure their share is also paid to the Government Escrow account.
The client pays the Submission invoice of CI Professional Fees.
Due Diligence results are ready and Citizenship approval is issued.
At this point, the applicable Financial Contribution is payable to the Ministry of Finance and Planning. In the case of real estate option, the remaining balance due on the property is paid to the Escrow account.
The client pays the Approval invoice of CI Professional Fees.
Citizenship Certificates are issued and CI obtains the passports, CI final Professional Fees are paid. Passports are delivered to the client in their home country.
129 Countries Visa-Free
Antigua & Barbuda
St. Vincent & The Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Australia - Online Visitor e600 visa
* Visa on arrival
The list of countries is subject to variations depending on each government's policy and so is access to these countries.
St. Kitts & Nevis has been independent country since 1983 and forms part of the Lesser Antilles, which is a group of islands located 2,000 km to the southeast of Miami. The Federation comprises two islands Nevis and St. Kitts and the truly appropriate slogan of the local tourism authority is: “Two islands - one paradise”.
The country's reputation is untouched, St Kitts & Nevis is part of the Commonwealth; the Head of State is the Queen of England and is a well-functioning democracy based on the British parliamentary system.
Conveniently positioned for business people, the official and business language is English. The Federation is a member of the United Nations (UN), the British Commonwealth, of the Organization of American States (OAS), CARICOM and various other international organizations.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank has its headquarters on St. Kitts. It maintains the stability of the Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$), the national currency of most Eastern Caribbean countries, which is pegged to the US dollar.
St. Kitts & Nevis’ second passport and citizenship program is a well-established and very trusted Citizenship by Investment Program. The program has been active since 1984 as part of the country’s Citizenship by Investment Act.
To know more about investing in St. Kitts’ second passport and dual citizenship program, please contact us or send a call back request and one of our specialists will contact you to discuss your needs.