DOMINICA

CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT

The Dominica Citizenship by Investment Program, introduced by the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica in 1993, allows foreign investors to acquire irrevocable citizenship without residency requirements or the need to renounce their current nationality.

CITIZENSHIP INVEST IS
GOVERNMENT AUTHORIZED

Our company is officially authorized by the Dominica Government to process citizenship and passport.
The company has a track record of success processing citizenship for applicants and their families from over 85 countries worldwide.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Dominica Citizenship by Investment program is governed by the Constitution, Citizenship Act, and Revised Laws of Dominica, including Section 101 of the Constitution, Section 8 of the Citizenship Act, Chapter 1:10, and Section 20(1) of the Citizenship Act 1991.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

SIMPLE PROCESS
Family Benefits

You and your family can have irrevocable citizenship for life.

Dominica allows for dual citizenship without any restrictions. There's no need to renounce your current citizenship(s).

In addition to the main applicant, Dominica’s Passport can be obtained by spouses, children up to 30 years old, and parents/grandparents above the age of 65 years.

Effortless Investment
Physical residency is not required, so you are entitled to apply instantly.

No education, or management experience is required.

No notification to the home country of your new citizenship.

You can invest after your application is approved, not before.

GLOBAL MOBILITY
International Travel Benefits

The highly reputable passport from the Dominican Republic enables visa-free access to over 142 countries, including China and the Schengen states.

Residency Rights
Enjoy extended stays of up to 3 months in the EU and easy visa application processes with Dominica’s passport.

Embrace a life of freedom with the right to reside in Dominica and many other CARICOM member countries for as long as you desire.

WEALTH PROTECTION
Tax and Financial Benefits

No taxes on capital gains, gifts, wealth, and inheritance; No taxes for non-residents.

You can open bank accounts in reputable financial institutions worldwide.

Duty-Free Trading in the Caribbean.

No restriction on the repatriation of profits and imported capital.

Investment Opportunities
Investors can also take advantage of business possibilities in the country's thriving tourism sector and invest in agriculture, real estate, and renewable energy projects.

Corporate tax breaks, complete exemptions from import duties, tax breaks, and export allowances are all included.

DOMINICA PASSPORT VISA FREE COUNTRIES

Dominica Citizenship offers Visa-Free to 142 countries including Schengen countries, Singapore, Hong Kong and China.

142

Dominica Citizenship offers Visa-Free to 142 countries including Schengen countries, Singapore, Hong Kong and China.

EUROPE
  • Andorra
    Austria
    Belarus
    Belgium
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Bulgaria
    Croatia
    Cyprus
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Estonia
    Faroe Islands
    Finland
    France
    Germany
    Gibraltar
    Greece
    Greenland
    Hungary
    Iceland
    Italy
    Kosovo
    Latvia
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania
    Luxembourg
    Malta
    Moldova
    Monaco
    Montenegro
    Netherlands
    Norway
    Poland
    Portugal
    Romania
    Russian Federation
    San Marino
    Serbia
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    Spain
    Sweden
    Switzerland
    Ukraine
    Vatican City
AMERICAS
  • Argentina
    Belize
    Bermuda
    Bolivia *
    Brazil
    Colombia
    Costa Rica
    Ecuador
    French Guiana
    Guyana
    Nicaragua *
    Panama
    Peru
    Suriname
    Uruguay
    Venezuela
CARIBBEAN
  • Anguilla
    Antigua and Barbuda
    Aruba
    Bahamas
    Barbados
    Bonaire; St. Eustatius and Saba
    British Virgin Islands
    Cayman Islands
    Cuba
    Curacao
    Dominica
    Dominican Republic
    French West Indies
    Grenada
    Haiti
    Jamaica
    Montserrat
    St. Lucia
    St. Maarten
    St. Vincent and the Grenadines
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Turks and Caicos Islands
ASIA
  • Bangladesh *
    Cambodia *
    Hong Kong (SAR China)
    Indonesia
    Laos *
    Macao (SAR China)
    Malaysia
    Maldives *
    Nepal *
    Philippines
    Singapore
    South Korea
    Sri Lanka **
    Timor-Leste *
    Uzbekistan
    China
OCEANIA
  • Cook Islands
    Fiji
    French Polynesia
    Micronesia
    New Caledonia
    Niue
    Palau Islands *
    Samoa *
    Solomon Islands *
    Tonga *
    Tuvalu *
    Vanuatu
AFRICA
  • Botswana
    Cape Verde Islands *
    Comores Islands *
    Egypt *
    Eswatini (Swaziland)
    Gambia
    Guinea-Bissau *
    Kenya
    Lesotho
    Madagascar *
    Malawi
    Mauritania *
    Mauritius
    Mayotte
    Mozambique *
    Reunion
    Rwanda *
    Senegal *
    Seychelles *
    Sierra Leone *
    Somalia *
    St. Helena *
    Tanzania
    Togo *
    Uganda *
    Zambia
MIDDLE EAST
  • Armenia *
    Iran *
    Israel
    Jordan *
    Palestinian Territory
    Qatar
E-VISA
  • Australia – Online Visitor e600 visa
    Bahrain
    Gabon
    Georgia
    India
    Sri Lanka
    Turkey
    Zimbabwe

*The list of countries is subject to variations depending on each government's policy and so is access to these countries.

DISCOVER HOW SIMPLE THE APPLICATION PROCESS IS

Dominica Citizenship by Investment program is one of the world’s longest running CBI programs. Applicants obtain citizenship and passport of the country without having to renounce their current nationality.

INVESTMENT TYPE AND COST

Applicants have two options to acquire Dominica's Passport through the Dominica Citizenship by Investment Program.

OPTION 1

DONATION - ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION FUND (EDF)

Acquire Dominican citizenship through a non-refundable contribution to the Economic Diversification Fund, payable upon approval. Eligible family dependents include spouses, children under 30, and parents/grandparents over 65.

  • Single Application 100,000 USD
  • Main Applicant plus spouse 150,000 USD
  • Main Applicant plus three (3) dependents 175,000 USD
  • Any Additional dependent aged 18 years or older 50,000 USD
  • Any Additional dependents below the age of 18 years 25,000 USD

The cost varies depending on the number of applicants and their ages

OPTION 2

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

Obtain Dominica citizenship by investing in government-approved real estate projects such as freehold property, hotel shares, fractional ownership, or land. Only pay the investment and government fees once your Dominica citizenship is approved.

  • Minimum Investment (Must hold for 7 years) 200,000 USD
GOVERNMENT FEES

In addition to the purchase of real estate, there are Government fees to be paid.

  • Main Applicant 25,000 USD
  • Main Applicant and up to three (3) Dependents 35,000 USD
  • Main Applicant and up to five (5) Dependents 50,000 USD
  • Any Additional Qualified Dependents 25,000 USD

Other Costs

In addition to the required investment, there are other costs for the Dominica citizenship program, which are Citizenship Invest professional fees, documents certifications when applicable, courier fees, and other small disbursements. If you wish to receive a detailed quotation outlining all costs, please get in touch with us.

DUE DILIGENCE & BACKGROUND CHECKS

Applicable to all options

The Dominica Citizenship by Investment Unit (CBIU) conducts a thorough due diligence procedure on all applicants to ensure that only reputable individuals and families obtain citizenship. The government appoints a preferred due diligence agency to conduct international and local background checks using sources like Interpol, World-Check, and other government agencies.

DUE DILIGENCE FEES

  • Main Applicant 7,500 USD
  • Spouse 4,000 USD
  • Dependents Over 16 years 4,000 USD

Investment Security

The Dominica Citizenship by Investment program has successfully attracted wealthy investors from all over the world. The investment funds are safe as they are only payable once the citizenship application is approved by the Government. Citizenship Invest is helping hundreds of families changing their lives through this program.

PROCESS AND TIMELINE

  • MONTH
    1-2

    Preparing and Submitting the Application

    Citizenship Invest (CI) will pre-screen your passport to ensure that the application can be submitted to the Government.


    The client must make a down payment for professional fees to start the application process.


    Collect all necessary documents for government processing with CI’s expert guidance.


    Once your application file is complete, CI will submit it for you.


    Government Processing Fees, Due Diligence, and CI submission invoice are payable at this stage.


    MONTH
    1-2

  • MONTH
    3

    Government Due Diligence and Decision Making

    The Government conducts a Due Diligence report on your Citizenship application.

    The government will decide on your application based on the report’s results.

    If approved, you will receive an invitation to pay the required donation or investment amount.


    MONTH
    3

  • MONTH
    4

    Receiving Citizenship and Final Payment

    Receive your citizenship certificates and passports upon approval.

    Pay the remaining balance of the professional fee once you become a citizen.


    MONTH
    4

DOWNLOAD
DOMINICA CITIZENSHIP
BROCHURE

CONTENT
  • Program Overview
  • Citizenship Law
  • Benefits Of The Program
  • Applicants Qualifications
  • Investment Requirements
  • Application Fees
  • Document Checklist
  • List Of Countries Visa Free And On Arrival
DOWNLOAD

15 pages 700Kb

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Age

Must be over 18 years old to be the Main Applicant

Good Character

Pass a background check and due diligence review.

Financial Ability

Must prove outstanding character through bank statements and employer references.

Investment

Make a qualifying investment in one of the investment choices listed.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Our dedicated Document Collection Specialists streamline the application process, simplifying documentation collection by assisting you whenever feasible, minimizing your involvement. Our team evaluates your case and creates a personalized checklist tailored to your situation. Please note that the requirements listed below are only guidelines.

  • D1 – Disclosure Form
  • D2 – Fingerprint and Photograph Form
  • D3 – Medical Certificate with blood and urine test results
  • Application Form 12 (two (2) completed and notarised copies)
  • Oath of Allegiance Form
  • Certified copy of all passports held.
  • Certified copy of birth certificate with MOFA attestation
  • Certified copies of marriage certificates with MOFA attestation
  • Divorce certificates (if applicable)
  • Certified copy of driver’s license
  • Certified copy of all identity documents/books or cards
  • Certified copy of all military service and discharge documents, if applicable (male applicant 18 years and above)
  • Twelve (12) Original passport-size photos
  • Police report for all applicants 16 and above in all countries lived in for at least 1 year for the last 10 years
  • Parents to sign an affidavit to declare children aged twelve to fifteen (12-15) have no criminal record.
  • Proof of address (certified copy of lease agreement or original utility bill)
  • Certified copy of university/college diplomas
  • Affidavit of support for each dependent aged 18 or over
  • Original HIV test results (for all applicants aged 12 or above)
  • Detailed business background reports/resume/CV.

Documentation related to investment option:

  • Sales and Purchase Agreement – (real estate option only).
  • D4 – Investment Agreement (EDF option only).

Financial documentation:

  • Confirmed bank statements for the previous 12 months.
  • Original bank reference letter from a globally recognised bank
  • One legitimate Employment letter.

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions
Dominica Citizenship by Investment is a scheme that allows international investors to get Dominican citizenship in exchange for contributing financially to the country's economy.
Dominica Citizenship by Investment provides several advantages, including visa-free travel to over 140 countries, the freedom to live and work in Dominica, and the potential to transmit citizenship down to future generations.
The major criteria is that you make a qualifying financial contribution to Dominica's economy, which can be a donation to a government fund or an investment in a pre-approved real estate project. Other prerequisites include passing a background check and being in good health and character.
The cost varies according to the type of investment selected. The minimum contribution to the government fund is $100,000 for a single applicant, while the required investment in a pre-approved real estate project is $200,000.
The procedure usually takes 3-6 months, but it might take longer if background checks, or other criteria are delayed.
Yes, you can include in your application your spouse, children under the age of 30, and dependent parents or grandparents.
Dominica's Citizenship by Investment Program is permanent and can be passed down to future generations.
Yes, Dominica Citizenship by Investment can be obtained without visiting Dominica, although a visit may be required for the final step of the application procedure.
No, Dominicans have no restrictions on holding dual citizenship.

CONTACT AN ADVISOR

TESTIMONIALS

image
Enquire
image
call
image
whatsapp
image
telegram
image
Enquire
image
call
image
whatsapp
image
telegram