CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT PROGRAM

St.Kitts & Nevis

  • Minimum contribution

    $150,000

  • Minimum Property Investment

    $200,000

  • Visa-free countries

    141+

  • Fast track Citizenship

    60 Days

St.Kitts & Nevis

St. Kitts & Nevis is located in the northern section of the eastern Caribbean Sea approximately 2,000 km2 southeast of Miami (USA).

Independence was gained from Britain in 1983 and a twin island federation was formed; Nevis with an area of 93.2 km2 and St. Kitts with 168.4 km2.

Citizenship By Investment

The St. Kitts & Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program was established in 1984 and is the longest-running Citizenship by Investment Program in the world. This program offers qualified investors and his family members an international mobility by means of visa free access to 141+ countries and destinations, including EU, Hong Kong, Singapore, UK and many more. It also has accelerated processing which will result in acquiring St. Kitts and Nevis passport in just about 60 days.

Where is St.Kitts & Nevis?

St.Kitts & Nevis Citizenship Benefits

Investment Options

Investment Option

Investment Requirements

Option 1

Contribution (Sustainable Growth Fund)

The applicant is required to make a non-refundable contribution to the Sustainable Growth Fund, based on number of dependents being included in the application.

Number of Applicants Contribution

Single Applicant
$150,000

Main applicant and spouse
$175,000

Main applicant plus 3 qualifying dependents
$195,000

Per additional qualifying dependent
$10,000
  • Addition of unmarried sibling age below 30 –  $20,000
  • Addition of dependent parent –  $10,000

Applicants must also pay all required due diligence and processing fees.

Option 2

Real Estate Acquisition

Applicants may purchase property valued at a minimum of USD 200,000 in a Government-approved real estate development and retain the investment for a minimum of 7 years. In addition to the investment the applicant is required to pay the relevant government fees under the real estate investment option.

Number of Applicants Government Fees Investment

Single Applicant
$35,050 $200,000

(Property resalable after 7 years)

$400,000

(Property resalable after 5 years)


Spouse of the Main Applicant
$20,050 $200,000

(Property resalable after 7 years)

$400,000

(Property resalable after 5 years)


Any other qualified dependent of the main
applicant regardless of age
$10,050 $200,000

(Property resalable after 7 years)

$400,000

(Property resalable after 5 years)

  • Addition of unmarried sibling age below 30 –  $40,000
  • Addition of dependent parent –  $10,000

Applicants must also pay all required due diligence and processing fees.

Visa-free Countries

  • AMERICAS

  • EUROPE

  • ASIA

  • OCEANIA

  • AFRICA

  • Anguilla (90 days)
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina (90 days)
  • Aruba (30 days)
  • Bahamas (90 days)
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Bolivia (90 days)
  • Bonaire (90 days within 180 days)
  • Brazil (90 days)
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cayman Islands
  • Chile (90 days)
  • Colombia (180 days)
  • Costa Rica (30 days)
  • Cuba (30 days)
  • Curacao (30 days)
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador (90 days)
  • El Salvador (90 days)
  • French Guiana (90 days)
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe (90 days)
  • Guatemala (90 days)
  • Guyana
  • Haiti (90 days)
  • Honduras (90 days)
  • Jamaica
  • Martinique (90 days)
  • Montserrat
  • Nicaragua (90 days)
  • Panama (90 days within 180 days)
  • Peru (183 days)
  • Saba (30 days)
  • St. Bart’s (90 days)
  • St. Eustatius (30 days)
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Martin (90 days)
  • St. Maarten (30 days)
  • St. Pierre and Miquelon (90 days)
  • St. Vincent & Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Turks & Caicos
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela (90 days)

Note:
* Visa on arrival
** eTA

*Prior to travel, please reconfirm with the respective consulate/embassy the visa free status.

  • Albania (90 days)
  • Andorra (90 days)
  • Austria (90 days)
  • Belarus (30 days)
  • Belgium (90 days)
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina (90 days within 180 days)
  • Bulgaria (90 days within 180 days)
  • Croatia (90 days)
  • Cyprus (90 days)
  • Czech Republic (90 days)
  • Denmark (90 days)
  • Estonia (90 days)
  • Faroe Islands (90 days)
  • Finland (90 days)
  • France (90 days)
  • Germany (90 days)
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece (90 days)
  • Greenland (90 days)
  • Hungary (90 days)
  • Iceland (90 days)
  • Ireland (90 days)
  • Italy (90 days)
  • Kosovo (90 days within 180 days)
  • Latvia (90 days within 180 days)
  • Liechtenstein (90 days)
  • Lithuania (90 days)
  • Luxembourg (90 days)
  • Macedonia (90 days)
  • Malta (90 days)
  • Moldova (90 days)
  • Monaco (90 days)
  • Montenegro (90 days within 180 days)
  • Netherlands (90 days)
  • Norway (90 days)
  • Poland (90 days)
  • Portugal (90 days)
  • Romania (90 days)
  • Russia (90 days)
  • San Marino (90 days within 180 days)
  • Serbia (90 days)
  • Slovak Republic (90 days)
  • Slovenia (90 days)
  • Spain (90 days)
  • Sweden (90 days)
  • Switzerland (90 days)
  • Turkey (90 days)
  • Ukraine (90 days within 180 days)
  • United Kingdom (6 months)
  • Vatican City / Holy See (90 days)

Note:
* Visa on arrival
** eTA

*Prior to travel, please reconfirm with the respective consulate/embassy the visa free status.

  • Bangladesh (90 days)
  • Hong Kong (90 days)
  • Indonesia (90 days within 180 days)
  • Israel (90 days)
  • Malaysia (30 days)
  • Maldives (30 days)
  • Philippines (30 days)
  • Singapore (30 days)
  • South Korea (90 days)
  • Uzbekistan (30 days)

Note:
* Visa on arrival
** eTA

*Prior to travel, please reconfirm with the respective consulate/embassy the visa free status.

  • Fiji (120 days)
  • French Polynesia (90 days)
  • Kiribati (90 days)
  • Micronesia (30 days)
  • New  Caledonia (90 days)
  • Niue (30 days)
  • Marshall Island (90 days)
  • Palau (30 days)
  • Pitcairn Islands (14 days)
  • Samoa
  • Solomon Islands (90 days)
  • Timor Leste (30 days, not available at all entry points)
  • Tonga (31 days)
  • Tuvalu (30 days)
  • Vanuatu (30 days)
  • Wallis and Futuna (90 days)

Note:
* Visa on arrival
** eTA

*Prior to travel, please reconfirm with the respective consulate/embassy the visa free status.

  • Botswana (90 days)
  • Comoros (45 days)
  • Gambia (90 days)
  • Kenya (90 days)
  • Lesotho (90 days)
  • Malawi (90 days)
  • Mauritius
  • Mozambique (30 days)
  • Reunion (90 days)
  • Rwanda (90 days)
  • Senegal (90 days)
  • Seychelles (90 days)
  • Sierra Leone (90 days)
  • Somalia (30 days)
  • St. Helena (90 days)
  • Tanzania
  • Togo (90 days within 180 days)
  • Tunisia (90 days)
  • Zambia (90 days)
  • Zimbabwe (90 days)

Note:
* Visa on arrival
** eTA

*Prior to travel, please reconfirm with the respective consulate/embassy the visa free status.

Eligibility Requirements

St.Kitts & Nevis Citizenship

Application steps and timeline

FILE PREPARATION AND SUBMISSION

1 MONTH

Gather identity and other supporting documents

Pay relevant Government Due Diligence fees

File Submission to Citizenship By Investment Unit

PROCESSING TIME

2 - 3 MONTHS

The Unit reviews the application, source of funds and carry out the Due Diligence checks

COMPLIANCE TIME

4 MONTHS

Settle the Government Contribution or Purchase a Real Estate

Certificate of Registration issued

Issuance of Passport

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