Saint Lucia is the isle of majestic mountainous beauty, known for the iconic landmark of the Pitons and features the world's only real drive-in volcano.
Eastern Caribbean Dollar
Parliamientary system and a Commonwealth Realm
St. Lucia Citizenship by Investment
Saint Lucia has established the Citizenship by Investment program in 2016, after inheriting years of experiences from the other Caribbean countries who offer Citizenship by Investment programs. It is designed to use the best practices and tailored to be the most efficient program for the applicants. In return, it allows foreign investors obtain permanent legal citizenship and second passport within 4 to 6 months.
Citizenship by investment in Saint Lucia is available through two options.
Non-refundable contribution under the National Economic Fund (NEF)
The citizenship program of Saint Lucia does not restrict any nationality from applying for a Saint Lucia passport. Likewise, it does not require an applicant to take any language test nor do they need to reside or visit the country. Saint Lucia Passport holders can vote, purchase property, as well as live and work in the country.
St. Lucia passport holders are privileged to numerous benefits:
Visa-free access to 144 countries, including Schengen zone & United Kingdom
Citizenship is inheritable by new-borns
Allows dual citizenship
Easier access to the US & Canada
Permanent residency status
No imposed taxes on non-residents
Saint Lucia Citizenship by Investment Programs
Option 1: The National Economic Fund (Donation)
The National Economic Fund (NEF) was created to fund government sponsored projects.
A non-refundable contribution depending on the number of dependents included in the application:
Main applicant and spouse:
Family of four:
Option 2 : Real Estate Investment
The applicant must invest in a government-approved real estate project within Saint Lucia at a minimum value of US $300,000. The investor must hold the property for at least 5years from the grant of citizenship. Furthermore, you may only re-sell that real estate under the Citizenship by Investment Program after 5 years of acquiring citizenship.
The following government fees also apply depending on the number of dependents included in the application:
Main applicant and spouse:
Dependent 18 years or above:
Dependent 17 years and below:
Additional dependents to family of 4 regardless of the age:
Additional Fees for St. Lucia Citizenship Options
Application and registration fee:
US $750 per applicant
Processing for main applicant:
Processing for spouse:
Processing for each dependent:
Due diligence for main applicant:
Due diligence for spouse:
Due diligence for dependents above 16 years old:
How to Qualify for St. Lucia Citizenship
Applicants to Saint Lucia citizenship must be at least 18 years old.
Must hold no criminal record
Must prove the source of fund for the investment
Children dependents under the age of 30
Parents dependents above the age of 55
Must undergo a due diligence checks to gain approval
How to Apply and Obtain St. Lucia Passport
Our specialized team will work with you to collect, translate and notarize the documents required, while ensuring all documents adhere to Saint Lucia government's requirements.
The documents will be submitted together with the due diligence and processing fees to the government of Saint Lucia. Your application will start; due diligence will be performed.
Once we secure the initial approval, Saint Lucia government will send a letter requesting the remaining funds.
You make your investment for the program you have chosen
You receive your Certificate of Naturalization - you are now a citizen of Saint Lucia
Your Guide advisor applies for your Saint Lucia passport and delivers it to you.
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