ANTIGUA & BARBUDA

Antigua and Barbuda is part of the Commonwealth since 1981 and its official business language is English. The law of the Citizenship-by-Investment and Second Program of Antigua and Barbuda was established in 2013. The passport is internationally recognized and includes all Schengen countries. Dual citizenship or second passport is obtained in an approximate period of 3 months.

ADVANTAGES

  • Lifetime Citizenship includes family members.
  • Stable and democratic government.
  • Strong legal and regulatory framework.
  • A beautiful location, a great quality of life.
  • Easy access: direct flights from New York, Miami, London, Frankfurt, etc.
  • Travel mobility with an Antigua & Barbuda passport: visa-free entry to over 149 countries in the world, including Schengen Area, Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK.
  • Dual citizenship is allowed.
  • Simple application process with an approval within 3 months of the submission date.
  • Quality real estate investment options.
  • Visit the island for a total of 5 days anytime in the 1st 5 years to be eligible to renew the passport.
  • Attractive tax regime.

REQUIREMENTS

  • The applicant must be aged 18 years or older.
  • Dependent children must be up to the age of 28 to qualify.
  • The applicant must not have a criminal record or be the subject of a criminal investigation.
  • The applicant and family members must not be suffering from any contagious disease.
  • Make a qualifying investment that provides a significant economic contribution to the country.

ADVANTAGES

  • Lifetime Citizenship includes family members.
  • Stable and democratic government.
  • Strong legal and regulatory framework.
  • A beautiful location, a great quality of life.
  • Easy access: direct flights from New York, Miami, London, Frankfurt, etc.
  • Travel mobility with an Antigua & Barbuda passport: visa-free entry to over 149 countries in the world, including Schengen Area, Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK.
  • Dual citizenship is allowed.
  • Simple application process with an approval within 3 months of the submission date.
  • Quality real estate investment options.
  • Visit the island for a total of 5 days anytime in the 1st 5 years to be eligible to renew the passport.
  • Attractive tax regime.

REQUIREMENTS

  • The applicant must be aged 18 years or older.
  • Dependent children must be up to the age of 28 to qualify.
  • The applicant must not have a criminal record or be the subject of a criminal investigation.
  • The applicant and family members must not be suffering from any contagious disease.
  • Make a qualifying investment that provides a significant economic contribution to the country.

INVESTMENT OPTIONS

NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND

  Make a minimum contribution to National Development Fund (NDF)

  • For a single applicant US$100,000 contribution + Processing fees: US$25,000.
  • For a family of 4 or less US$100,000 contribution + Processing fees: US$25,000.
  • US$15,000 Processing Fees for each additional dependent.

Government Fund option is non-refundable.

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

    Make an investment of at least USD 400,000 in one of the Government-Approved real estate projects.   

  • USD 50,000 for a single applicant.
  • USD 50,000 for a main applicant applying with spouse.
  • USD 50,000 for a family of up to four persons, including the main applicant and up to three dependents.
  • USD 15,000 Processing Fees for each additional dependent.

           

Each option is also subject to Government Processing and Due diligence Fees, plus Legal Professional Fees.

PROCESS

  1. Fast and Simple processing procedure upon submission of your case to the Government, payment of Legal Fees, Due diligence fees and 10% of Government Processing Fees upon application.
  2. Upon completion of Government Due Diligence process, receipt of a ‘Letter of Citizenship Approval’, the balance of the fees is due.
  3. Complete the NDF or real-estate payment.
  4. No need to visit the island to initially acquire the passport.
  5. Reside at least 5 days in Antigua & Barbuda during the 5-year period after acquiring the nationality, in order to be eligible to renew the passport.

149 VISA-FREE TRAVEL COUNTRIES

Ranked 25th in 2018
* Visa on arrival ** eTA

  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Albania
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Andorra
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Austria
  •   Belgium
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Bulgaria
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Croatia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Cyprus
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Czech Republic
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Denmark
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Estonia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Faroe Islands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Finland
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  France
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Germany
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Gibraltar
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Greece
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Greenland
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Hungary
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Iceland
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Ireland
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Italy
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Kosovo
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Latvia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Liechtenstein
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Lithuania
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Luxembourg
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Macedonia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Malta
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Moldova
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Monaco
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Montenegro
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Netherlands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Norway
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Poland
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Portugal
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Romania
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Russian Federation
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  San Marino
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Slovakia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Slovenia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Spain
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Sweden
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Switzerland
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  United Kingdom
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Vatican City
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Singapore
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  South Korea
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Sri Lanka *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Taiwan
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Timor-Leste *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Benin *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Botswana
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Cape Verde Islands *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Comores Islands *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Djibouti *
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Guinea-Bissau *
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Lesotho
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Malawi
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Mauritania *
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Reunion
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Rwanda *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Senegal*
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Seychelles *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Somalia *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  St. Helena *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Tanzania
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Togo *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Tunisia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Uganda
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Zambia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Zimbabwe
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Cook Islands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Fiji
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  French Polynesia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Kiribati
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Micronesia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  New Caledonia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Niue
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Samoa *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Solomon Islands *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Tonga *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Tuvalu *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Vanuatu
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Anguilla
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Antigua and Barbuda
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Aruba
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Bahamas
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Barbados
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Bonaire; St. Eustatius and Saba
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  British Virgin Islands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Cayman Islands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Cuba
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Curacao
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Dominica
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Dominican Republic
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  French West Indies
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Grenada
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Haiti
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Jamaica
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Montserrat
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  St. Lucia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  St. Maarten
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  St. Vincent & The Grenadines
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Trinidad & Tobago
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Argentina
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Belize
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Bermuda
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Brazil
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Chile
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Colombia
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Costa Rica
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Ecuador
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  El Salvador
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  French Guiana
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Guatemala
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Guyana
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Honduras
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  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Panama
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Peru
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Suriname
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Uruguay
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Venezuela
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Armenia *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Iran *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Israel
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Jordan *
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Lebanon
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Palestinian Territory Occupied
  • Citizenship Antigua and Barbuda  Turkey *

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