Saint Lucia recognizes dual citizenship, which can give an advantage on business expansion and tax relief among other benefits:
Fast processing within 3 months with the inclusion of dependent children below 25 years of age
Inclusion of dependent parents above 65 who are currently residing with the applicant
Inclusion of mentally or physically challenged dependent children and/or parents
No physical residency requirements
No requirement to travel to St Lucia during the application process
No interview, education or managerial experience required
Visa-free travel to more than 100 countries including the Schengen Zone (28 EU countries), UK and Hong Kong
No tax on worldwide income.
Saint Lucia Citizenship-by-Investment Program is masterfully positioned for the global elite. To qualify for citizenship in Saint Lucia, applicants need to fulfill one of the investment requirements, in addition to the following criteria:
Be of outstanding character
Hold no criminal record
Have excellent health.
National Economic Fund Contribution
High net worth individuals may choose to make a monetary contribution to the NEF organization via one of the prescribed contribution levels as follows:
US$ 100,000: Single Applicant
US$ 165,000: Main Applicant with Spouse
US$ 190,000: Family with up to 3 dependents (spouse + 2 children)
Government Bond option has also been reintroduced with an administration fee of US$ 50,000 per application.
You can now choose from one of three options:
US$300,000 minimum investment in government approved real estate project; US$1,000,000 minimum investment in an approved enterprise project; US$ 500,000 minimum investment in Government Bonds.
Real Estate Investment
The purchased property must be minimum US$ 300,000 in a pre-approved real estate development area. The property must be owned and maintained for a minimum of 5 years. Property registration, processing fees and taxes must be paid in addition to the property purchase.
Enterprise Project Investment
An applicant must invest a minimum of US$ 3,5M in an approved enterprise project and create at least 3 jobs. Two applicants can share an investment of US$ 6M and create 6 jobs to qualify. Approved enterprise projects must fall under one of the following categories: Specialty Restaurants, Cruise ports and marinas, Agro-processing plants, Pharmaceutical products, Ports, bridges, roads and highways, Research institutions and facilities, or Offshore universities.
We offer the Saint Lucia Citizenship by Investment Program in the following countries: