St Kitts & Nevis Citizenship By Investment

About St Kitts & Nevis

Known as the “Platinum Standard of Citizenship Programs,” St Kitts & Nevis offers successful applicants a direct path to citizenship in 2-3 months. St Kitts and Nevis is a beautiful 2- island nation located in the Caribbean Sea, boasting white sandy beaches with clear blue water, mountains and tropical rainforests. This untouched nature and beauty have earned St Kitts & Nevis the title of being one of the top tourist destinations in the world.

As one of the wealthiest nations in the Caribbean, St Kitts & Nevis offers a politically and economically stable environment with a sophisticated legal framework and highly developed banking systems. Applicants of the citizenship by investment program can benefit from this prosperous nation and obtain a strong and reputable passport.

Prime Minister:
Timothy Harris

Government:
Federal Parliamentary Democracy

Economy:
Trading, Tourism, Real Estate and Financial Sectors

Currency:
Eastern Caribbean Dollar

Capital City:
Basseterre

Population:
Less than 55k

Language:
English

Tax system:
Territorial Tax System

Members of:
UN, OAS (Organization of American States), Commonwealth, CARICOM


Benefits


Increase Your Global Mobility with Visa Free Access to over 150 Countries

St Kitts & Nevis offers one of the strongest passports in the Caribbean giving passport holders visa-free access to over 150 countries including the EU, UK, Singapore and Hong Kong. Along with access to more countries, applicants may live, work and study St Kitts & Nevis as well as any member country of the CARICOM Community.

Visa-Free Countries

Eligibility

Applicants proceeding with the citizenship by investment program must be at least 18 years of age and hold a clean criminal record. The St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Unit conducts a thorough due diligence process to ensure only the highest moral standing applicants can proceed. Applicants are required to provide personal documentation such as passports, national IDs, birth and marriage certificates as well as proof of funds. Along with the required documentation, applicants have the choice of proceeding with 2 investment options.



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Investment Options

A non-refundable donation to The Sustainable Growth Fund. The SGF is a government fund that supports the advancement of St Kitts & Nevis including investing in education, health, climate change, infrastructure, tourism and indigenous entrepreneurship.

Applicants can instead proceed with a real estate investment option in a government approved project in the tourism sector. St Kitts & Nevis projects offer options of investing in freehold, whole ownership, or fractional ownership in some of the most luxurious hotels in the Caribbean.

Investment

Additional Fees

= One main applicant

= One main applicant + dependents

( * ) = The real estate can be sold after the mandatory holding period, allowing you to release your capital without affecting your citizenship.


Process

1. Speak with one of our advisors to determine the best solution for you and your family. We will discuss the various citizenship options along with the process and investment options of each program. We offer tailored solutions to assist and meet your goals.

2. We will conduct our initial due diligence check to ensure that you do not currently hold any criminal charges and are eligible to proceed with the St Kitts & Nevis citizenship program. To process the initial due diligence check, a copy of passports for all applicants over 16 and a copy proof of address (such as a utility bill) is required.

3. Offshore Circle will provide a customized and itemized list of requirements to ensure you meet and comply with all requirements set by The St Kitts & Nevis Citizenship Unit.

4. Offshore Circle requires a non-refundable retainer to supply application forms and work on your application file.

5. Once the application file is complete, you will be required to pay all government due diligence and processing fees to proceed. Offshore Circle will then submit the completed application through an authorized agent, as required by law.

6. The Citizenship Unit will review your application and conduct a thorough due diligence checks on each of the applicants included. The typical timeframe is 3 months. St Kitts & Nevis offers an accelerated process where the application can be expedited.

7. Upon approval, The Citizenship Unit will issue a letter of approval with instructions on how to proceed with the chosen investment option.

8. Upon clearance of the investment amount, St Kitts & Nevis will issue your passports within 4 weeks. The passports can then be couriered to your nearest St Kitts & Nevis Consulate or your preferred location. Passports are valid for 5 years for applicants under 16 years of age and for 10 years for applicants over 16 years old and can be renewed at the nearest St Kitts & Nevis Consulate.

Speak with one of our advisors to determine the best solution for you and your family. We will discuss the various citizenship options along with the process and investment options of each program. We offer tailored solutions to assist and meet your goals.

We will conduct our initial due diligence check to ensure that you do not currently hold any criminal charges and are eligible to proceed with the St Kitts & Nevis citizenship program. To process the initial due diligence check, a copy of passports for all applicants over 16 and a copy proof of address (such as a utility bill) is required.

Offshore Circle will provide a customized and itemized list of requirements to ensure you meet and comply with all requirements set by The St Kitts & Nevis Citizenship Unit.

Offshore Circle requires a non-refundable retainer to supply application forms and work on your application file.

Once the application file is complete, you will be required to pay all government due diligence and processing fees to proceed. Offshore Circle will then submit the completed application through an authorized agent, as required by law.

The Citizenship Unit will review your application and conduct a thorough due diligence checks on each of the applicants included. The typical timeframe is 3 months. St Kitts & Nevis offers an accelerated process where the application can be expedited.

Upon approval, The Citizenship Unit will issue a letter of approval with instructions on how to proceed with the chosen investment option.

Upon clearance of the investment amount, St Kitts & Nevis will issue your passports within 4 weeks. The passports can then be couriered to your nearest St Kitts & Nevis Consulate or your preferred location. Passports are valid for 5 years for applicants under 16 years of age and for 10 years for applicants over 16 years old and can be renewed at the nearest St Kitts & Nevis Consulate.


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