St. Kitts and Nevis has obtained independence from the British colonies in 1983. Nonetheless, the Head of State remain the Queen of England just as it is the case in Canada and Australia.
Constituted of two islands: Nevis with an area of some 93.2 km2 and St. Kitts with 168.4 km2, the official and business language is English and the population is over 50,300 habitants.
This State federation located some 2,000 km to the southeast of Miami, is in the heart of the most famous Caribbean tourist destinations such as St-Marten, Anguilla and St-Barthelemy.
The two islands offer many fine beaches as well as an outstandingly attractive mountainous landscape. The climate is tropical and close to perfect. St. Kitts has a very well designed golf course laid out between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The truly appropriate motto of the local tourism authority is: Two islands – one paradise.
Since 1984, the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Program Act has allowed foreign investors to acquire citizenship. This makes it the oldest existing citizenship-by-investment program.
The government of St. Kitts and Nevis established this program to attract investors of good character to make substantial investments which benefit the development of the country.
The regulations regarding citizenship-by-investment in St. Kitts and Nevis are contained in Part II of the Citizenship Act and we expose below the main elements:
- Fast processing within 4 months with inclusion of dependent children below 25 years of age;No physical residency requirements
- No requirement to travel to St Kitts & Nevis during the application process;No interview, education or management experience required
- No tax on worldwide income
- No need to renounce current citizenship (Dual citizenship)
- Visa free to more than 70 countries, some of them are:
United Kingdom, Switzerland, all EU-Schengen countries three (3) months (90 days) within a six (6) month period as part of the Short Stay Visa Waiver Agreement with the European Union: Austria (90 days), Belgium (90 days), Bulgaria (90 days), Czech Republic (90 days), Cyprus (90 days), Denmark (90 days), Estonia (90 days), Finland (90 days), France (90 days), Germany (90 days), Greece (90 days), Hungary (90 days), Italy (90 days), Latvia (90 days), Lithuania (90 days), Luxemburg (90 days), Malta (90 days), Netherlands (90 days), Poland (90 days), Portugal (90 days), Romania (90 days), Slovak Republic (90 days), Slovenia (90 days), Spain (90 days), Sweden (90 days) and many others.
Nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis have the right to take up residency in Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago.
NOTE: Travelers are encouraged to contact the relevant authorities of the country they intend to visit, as visa requirements may change without notice.
AGREEMENT AND REQUEST OF APPLICATION DOCUMENTS
Upon request and payment of a retainer fee, Carte Blanche Immigration Services will provide the applicant with the required application documents and detailed instructions. A formal agreement is signed between the applicant and Carte Blanche Immigration Services.
APPLICATION AND PAYMENTS
Carte Blanche Immigration Services must receive your completed forms, all the required documents, and the duly signed agreement. You then wire the application fees and contribution payment to the designated escrow account.
DOCUMENT & FEES
- A completely clean personal record (certificate of no criminal record, etc.)
- Comprehensive CV
- Business background information
- Impeccable references
- General Documents such as Passport Copy, Birth Certificates, Marriage Certificate etc
- Medical Fitness Certificate
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FEES AND COSTS
Carte Blanche Immigration Services charge different fees depending on the case and the number of persons included in an application, and also depending on whether the real estate or the SIDF option is chosen. Please contact us to discuss for fees. Carte Blanche Immigration Services LLP The fee includes all the following services:
- Professional advice regarding the application procedure
- Meetings with the client if required
Liaison with various government authorities;Obtaining informal pre-approval of application from the government;Formal representation in St. Kitts and Nevis before government authorities;Submission of application to the relevant government authorities;Follow up of the application until approval and grant of citizenship;Assistance with processing the passport application after grant of citizenship;
- Program running since 1984
- Country member of the Commonwealth
- Investment is only made after case study and approval
- Recognized passport & citizenship