LOCATION: Eastern Caribbean Sea
LANGUAGE SPOKEN: English
CURRENCY: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
NEAREST AIRPORT: Basseterre and Nevis
MAJOR INDUSTRIES: Tourism, Real Estate, Financial Services
The Sustainable Growth Fund (SGF) is the newest investment channel under St Kitts and Nevis’ CBI Programme, introduced by Prime Minister Timothy Harris himself in March, 2018. It is the most secure and straightforward route to second citizenship in St Kitts and Nevis.
Benefits of SGF:
To obtain citizenship in St Kitts and Nevis, an applicant must make a contribution to the SGF. Family members including spouse, children, parents and grandparents can be included in the application.
In addition, a non-refundable due diligence and processing fees of USD 7,500 for the main applicant and USD 4,000 for each dependent of the main applicant who is over the age of 16 years.
Applicants may qualify for citizenship through an investment in a pre-approved real estate project, including hotel shares, villas, and condominium units. The minimum real estate investment required by law is USD 200,000 (resalable after 7 years) or USD 400,000 (resalable after 5 years) for each main applicant.
In Addition to this non-refundable due diligence and processing fees is also paid. These fees amount to USD 7,500 for the main applicant, and USD 4,000 for each dependent of the main applicant who is over the age of 16 years.
On approval in principle of an application made through a real estate investment, a Government fee applies, as follows:
Key Benefits of St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program:
Application Processing Time: Approximately 4 months. There is also “The Accelerated Application Process (AAP)” that enables to get the citizenship in 60 days.
No minimum stay requirement.
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