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Antigua Citizenship by Investment

through Government official agent. Citizenship for the whole family.

MINIMUM INVESTMENT

$100,000

DUAL CITIZENSHIP

OPTION AVAILABLE

VISA-FREE TRAVEL

148+COUNTRIES

PROCESSING TIME

120 DAYS

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS

NONE

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aNTIGUA AND BARBUDA

Antigua and Barbuda citizenship program offers one of the strongest passports in the world allows you to visa-free travel to more than 140 countries including, the EU, the whole Schengen, UK, Hong Kong, and Singapore.

Obtain irrevocable citizenship for life through the Antigua citizenship program without residing in Antigua & Barbuda and even without renouncing your current nationality.

Antigua and Barbuda citizenship program offers two investment options: monetary contribution(donation) to the government fund and real estate investment to the government-approved projects.

Antigua passport

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

The main applicant must be 18 years of age and above to qualify for the Citizenship by Investment Program of Antigua and Barbuda. Further applicable requirements are mentioned below:

 

1
Evidence supporting impeccable character
2
No criminal record
3
Excellent health record

4
Sound net financial worth to be eligible to pay for the minimum application fee.

STEPS TO OBTAIN Antigua CITIZENSHIP

The application process to obtain Antigua and Barbuda citizenship is very simple, taking around 3 to 4 months to complete. It starts with the submission of documents and ends with the issuance of a certificate of naturalization & passport.
Step 01: Eligibility Check
Caribbean Trust ensures eligibility of the applicant, pre-check performed.
Step 02: First Payment
After pre-check approval, transfer the initial payment to start the process.
Step 03: File Submission
The complete file is provided to CBIU for initial background checks, followed by compliance approval and an exhaustive due diligence process.
Step 04: Receive Approval
After the due diligence process, the approval letter issued by the Antigua & Barbuda government.
Step 05: Final Payment
A formal request is issued whereby you are required to settle the contribution.
Step 06: Receive Certificate of Naturalization & Passport
So, the entire Antigua citizenship process takes about 90 to 120 days to complete, post which the certificate of naturalization and passport issued.

Requirements and Procedures

The application for Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Program requires the investor to either

Contribute into the National Development Fund (NDF) or
Invest in an authorized Real Estate project or make a Business Investment.

These crucial conditions are mentioned below in thorough detail

Find out Which is best option for you?

Investment Options

A) Donation to the National Development Fund (NDF):

A non-refundable monetary contribution to the National Development Fund (NDF) of at least US$ 100,000.00 for single applicant.

SINGLE

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000

CONTRIBUTION

$100,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500

FAMILY OF 4

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000 for a family of up to 4 persons

CONTRIBUTION

$100,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500 + $7,500 for spouse,
$2,000 per dependent 12-17,
$4,000 per dependent 18 and over

FAMILY OF 4+

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000 for a family of up to 4 persons with incremental payments of $15,000 for each additional dependent.

CONTRIBUTION

$125,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500 + $7,500 for spouse,
$2,000 per dependent 12-17,
$4,000 per dependent 18 and over
B) REAL ESTATE:

An investment of at least US$ 400,000.00 into one of the approved real estate projects is required from investors. The property is to be held for minimum 5 years. The cost of property tax, registration, processing fees must be paid on top of the property value!

SINGLE

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000

REAL ESTATE VALUE

$400,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500

FAMILY OF 4

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000 for a family of up to 4 persons

REAL ESTATE VALUE

$400,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500 + $7,500 for spouse,
$2,000 per dependent 12-17,
$4,000 per dependent 18 and over

FAMILY OF 4+

PROCESSING FEE

$30,000 for a family of up to 4 persons with incremental payments of $15,000 for each additional dependent.

REAL ESTATE VALUE

$400,000

DUE DILIGENCE 

$7,500 + $7,500 for spouse,
$2,000 per dependent 12-17,
$4,000 per dependent 18 and over

Limited Time Offer!

The Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Unit announced a Limited Time Offer (LTO) on the fees for addition of Dependent Children applications as follows:

  • Dependents aged 0 - 5 years: 10,000 USD
  • Dependents aged 6 - 17 years: 20,000 USD

B) Business Investment:

An investment of a minimum of US$ 1.5 Million directly into a qualified business either as a single investor. In case of joint investment involving at least 2 persons, an investment of at least US$ 5 Million is applicable. Each of those partners must individually invest at least US$ 400,000.00.

ANTIGUA ECONOMIC CITIZENSHIP ADDITIONAL FEES:

• Government Fees: The fees applicable under the program are stated in the table below. 10% of the government fee is payable (and non-refundable) upon submission of an application with the balance due following receipt of an approval letter. A government fee is charged for each family member as prescribed in the list given below.The due diligence fee is charged for each family member above the age of 11 years as prescribed in the table below. The due diligence fee is payable upon submission of the application.

• Due Diligence Fee: The due diligence fee, payable upon submission of the application, is charged for each family member above 11 years, as mentioned in the table below. Schedule of Fees

• Passport Fee: Each family member is required to pay the amount prescribed for the Second Passport from Antigua and Barbuda Passport Office.

Schedule of Fees

Government fee – Principal ApplicantUS$ 30,000
Government fee – SpouseUS$ 30,000
Government fee – Dependent child aged 0-11US$ 15,000
Government fee – Dependent child aged 12-17US$ 15,000
Government fee – Dependent child aged 18-28US$ 30,000
Government fee – Dependent parent aged over 58US$ 30,000
Due diligence fee – Principal ApplicantUS$ 7,500
Due diligence fee – SpouseUS$ 7,500
Due diligence fee – Dependent child aged 0-11US$ 0
Due diligence fee – Dependent child aged 12-17US$ 2,000
Due diligence fee – Dependent child aged 18-25US$ 4,000
Due diligence fee – Dependent parent aged over 58US$ 4,000
Passport fee – each personUS$ 300

CALCULATE THE COST

The total cost of obtaining Antigua and Barbuda citizenship depends on the investment option, number and age of applicants. Complete the form you will receive an exact cost calculation.
Antigua Passport

Citizenship Requirements

After the approval of application and the grant of citizenship of Antigua, the immigrant investors is required to visit the country for only 5 days at least once in 5 years. Failing this requirement within the prescribed duration may jeopardize the investors citizenship status!

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA CITIZENSHIP BENEFITS

Visa Free Travel

Visa free travel to approximately 150 countries, including the UK, EU Schengen, Hong Kong

Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship with the facility of second passport is allowed.

No Taxes

No taxes on worldwide income, capital gains, dividends, gift, wealth and inheritance.

Full residence status

Full residence status, with the right to live, work and study in Antigua and Barbuda

Short Process Time

Processing time approximately 6 months.

Inclusion of family

Inclusion of family, i.e. spouse , children, parents and grandparents in the simultaneous application.

Minimal Requirements

No skills, business experience or education required.

Lifelong Citizenship

The Applicant can legally pass on to generations of the main applicant.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Can I buy citizenship in Antigua?

Yes, anyone can buy the Antiqua and Barbuda citizenship but you must meet the investment requirements, either by donating a minimum of $100,000 to the Antigua and Barbuda state fund, investing at least $200.000 in real estate, or $1.5 million in any business investment of your choice.

What is the Antiqua Citizenship by Investment program?

The Antiqua citizenship-by-investment program is a program that was launched in 2013 for foreign nationals who are willing to invest in the Caribbean country in exchange for a second passport and citizenship.

What is the cost of getting an Antiqua and Barbuda passport?

Antiqua and Barbuda have one of the cheapest Citizenship by investment programs. With $100,000, foreign nationals can get the Antiqua passport by contributing to the state fund or investing $200,000 in real estate.

Can I also get the Antiqua passport and dual citizenship for family members?

The Antiqua citizenship-by-investment program also allows family members such as your spouse, children, and other dependents.

What are the Antiqua and Barbuda passport rankings?

The Antiqua and Barbuda passport has secured the 30th position on the passport ranking system, a position that sees the Caribbean island as one of the countries in the world with the strongest passport. This means that you can travel visa-free around the world to over 150 countries, including all the Schengen countries, Singapore, the UK, Hong Kong, and more.

What type of citizenship-by-investment programs do Antiqua and Barbuda offer?

There are three different pathways to getting the Antiqua and Barbuda citizenship and passport through investment options. It includes monetary contributions to the Dominica national transformation fund, real estate investment, and business investment.

Is Antiqua and Barbuda’s passport good?

The answer is YES! At the rank of 30th place on the passport ranking index, foreign investors holding the Antiqua passport can travel visa-free and visa-on-arrival to 150 countries across the world, making it one of the best passports to have.

With the Antiqua passport, do I still need a visa to enter the US?

The good news is, holders of Antiqua and Barbuda passports are eligible to apply for the 10-year US B-1/B-2 visa, an easy pathway to the US.

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