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Antigua & Barbuda’s passport is ranked as the 31st strongest passport in the world.
You and your family will obtain an irrevocable second passport and dual citizenship without having to move away or renounce your current nationality. The law of the Citizenship-by-Investment and Second Program of Antigua and Barbuda was established in 2013. The passport is internationally recognized and includes all Schengen countries. Dual citizenship or second passport is obtained in an approximate period of 3 months.
The program is based on the statute which means the granted citizenship and passport may not be revoked regardless of changes in the governmental executives or policy. Antigua and Barbuda is part of the Commonwealth since 1981 and its official business language is English.
TimeLine: 3 - 5 months
Nationalities supported: Open to most nationalities
Visa Free Travel: Instant visa-free travel to 129 countries, including the Schengen area countries, the United Kingdom, Singapore, and Hong Kong
investment type: Economic contribution to Antigua’s (NDF) or Real Estate investment in Antigua & Barbuda
investment cost: Economic contribution (USD 125,000 plus government fees for a family of 4) or Real Estate Investment (USD400,000 plus government fees)
Instant and irrevocable second citizenship
Citizenship and second passport in 3 months
No need to reside in the Antiqua & Barbuda
Dual Nationality Allowed
Instant travel to 129 countries
The list includes Schengen European countries as well as major countries in Latin America, North America, and Asia.
More countries are constantly added to the visa-free list.
Easy to obtain visas when required
Antigua & Barbuda has a very generous tax system and doesn’t include a tax on wealth, gift, Inheritance, foreign income or capital gains.
Currency pegged to US Dollar.
Duty-Free Trading in the Caribbean
Wife and children below 26 obtain a second passport.
Elderly parents above 65 can also apply for dual citizenship as dependents.
Outstanding lifestyle with a safe environment.
The citizenship program of Antigua & Barbuda requires making an economic contribution to the country or an investment into a Government Approved Real Estate project.
OPTION-Economic contribution to Antigua’s (NDF) or Real Estate investment in Antigua & Barbuda
A non- refundable financial contribution to the National Development Fund (NDF) of minimum USD 125,000 for a family of is 4 required to qualify for citizenship under this option. In addition, due Diligence fees will also apply to the total cost.
Client signs IVS Retainer Agreement and pays the retainer invoice.
File ready for submission. 10% Payment of Government Fees, Due Diligence, Citizenship Application.
The client pays the Submission invoice of IVS Professional Fees.
Due Diligence results are ready and Citizenship approval is issued. In the case of Donation, the remaining 90% of government fees will be paid to Citizenship Invest to be paid to the government, and the NDF fees will be paid to the government directly.
In the case of Real Estate, the investment is paid to the Government Escrow Account and 90% of Government Fees to Citizenship Invest.
The client pays the Approval invoice of IVS Professional Fees.
Citizenship Certificates are issued and Citizenship Invest obtains the passports.
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 Antigua and Barbuda citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of Antigua and Barbuda.
As of February 2018, Antigua and Barbuda citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 140 countries and territories, ranking the Antigua and Barbuda passport 27th in terms of travel freedom according to the Henley Passport Index.