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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.
TimeLine: 4 - 6 months
Nationalities supported: Open to most nationalities
Visa Free Travel: Instant visa-free travel to 130 countries, including the Schengen countries, United Kingdom, Singapore, and Hong Kong
investment type: Government Donation to St. Kitts’ Hurricane Relief Fund or Investment in government approved Real Estate in St. Kitts & Nevis
investment cost: Government Donation (USD 150,000 for a family of 4 or USD 300,000 for a family of 4) or Real Estate Investment (USD 400,000 plus government fees)
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 130 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, the UK, Russia 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.
OPTION-Government Donation to St. Kitts’ Hurricane Relief Fund or Investment in government approved Real Estate in St. Kitts & Nevis
Financial contribution to the Hurricane Relief Fund in the amount of USD 150,000 for a family of 4.
Following the devastating hurricanes which have badly effected the region, the Government of St. Kitts & Nevis has established a Hurricane Relief Fund, which is to be hosted by the Citizenship by Investment Unit.
Client signs IVS 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 IVS 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 IVS Professional Fees.
Citizenship Certificates are issued and IVS obtains the passports, IVS final Professional Fees are paid. Passports are delivered to the client in their home country.
The time estimated to receive the citizenship approval is based on the Government's due diligence processing time and is not guaranteed*
Visa requirements for Saint Kitts and Nevis citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of Saint Kitts and Nevis.
As of February 2018, Saint Kitts and Nevis citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 141 countries and territories, ranking the Saint Kitts and Nevis passport 26th in terms of travel freedom according to the Henley Passport Index.