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Investment Immigration Program

St. Lucia Citizenship by Investment

OVERVIEW

St. Lucia requires applicants to make a substantial economic contribution to the country. In return, and subject to a rigorous application process and thorough vetting, applicants and their families are granted full citizenship. St. Lucia is regulated by the Citizenship by Investment Act No. 14 of 2015.

Investment

240.000 USD

Processing Time

8 - 12 months

Dependent individual

Spouse, children under 26 years old, applicant's parents over 65 years old

Type of Investment

Buy real estate or contribute to the Government

Visa-free Travel

Visa-free access to 146 countries

Naturalization Time

8 - 12 months

COUNTRY INFORMATION

St. Lucia is a member of the United Nations, CARICOM, OECS and the Eastern Caribbean Monetary Union. Its regional currency (East Caribbean dollar, XCD) has been pegged to the US dollar at a rate of 2.70 since 1976.

The island nation attracts foreign businesses and investment, especially in the banking and international tourism industries. The tourism industry is the main economic engine creating jobs, foreign exchange and income for St. Lucia. Tourism accounts for 65% of the workforce, generating 65% of the island nation's GDP. The Agriculture Department of St. Lucia has the most product variety in the Eastern Caribbean. Crops such as bananas, mangoes, and avocados are grown for export.
CAPITAL

Castries

POPULATION

180.325

LANGUAGE

English

INSTITUTION

Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy

CURRENCY

East Caribbean Dollar – XCD

AREA

619 km2

PROGRAM BENEFITS

01

Permanent residency for the whole family

- Allows the applicant and the whole family to hold dual citizenship
02

Educational environment for children

- There are many different investment options. This is a great advantage compared to other countries in the Caribbean.
03

Expanding international travel rights

- The St.Lucian passport allows free travel to 146 countries without a visa including Europe's Schengen area, Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom and many more.

PROGRAM CONDITIONS

Age Requirement
Unlimited
Investment Form
Choose one of the following investment forms:
-Purchase of property with a minimum value of $300,000 from an approved real estate development and must be held for a minimum period of five years
-Participation in an approved enterprise project with a minimum contribution of $3.5 million, plus the creation of no less than three permanent jobs
-Non-refundable contribution to the National Economic Fund (NEF) $100,000 (for one applicant)
Invest in zero-interest COVID-19 bonds, which must be held for five years. Minimum investment requirement for main applicant is 250,000 USD

EXPENSE

01.

Government Contribution

Service charge

  • Service charge
  • Attorney Fees
  • Third party processing fee

Investment fee

  • Investment
  • Other costs

TOTAL

  • Total cost Contact

TIME

Stage 1
Collecting client information, the lawyer conducts the appraisal
Stage 2
Sign the contract, fill out the Government form
Stage 3
Submit application to the Government
Stage 4
Receive approval letter
Stage 5
Make a contribution OR purchase real estate

Stage 6
Get passport and citizenship certificate

VISA-FREE TRAVEL

Europe

Andorra Austria Belgium Czech Republic
Denmark Estonia Finland France
Germany Greece Hungary Iceland
Italy Latvia Liechtenstein Lithuania
Luxembourg Malta Monaco Netherlands
Norway Poland Portugal Slovakia
Slovenia Spain Sweden Switzerland
Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus
Ireland Moldova Montenegro Romania
San Marino United Kingdom United Kingdom

North America

Argentina Belize Chile Colombia
Costa Rica Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala
Guyana Honduras Nicaragua Panama
Peru Suriname Suriname

Asia

Israel Kiribati Malaysia Philippines
Singapore Taiwan Uzbekistan

Africa

Botswana Burundi Eswatini Gambia
Kenya Lesotho Malawi Mauritius
Senegal Tanzania Tunisia Zambia
Zimbabwe

Oceania

Fiji Micronesia Micronesia

Caribbean

Bahamas Barbados Cuba Dominica
Dominican Republic Grenada Haiti Jamaica
St. Kitts and Nevis St. Vincent and
the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago Antigua and Barbuda

Territories

Anguilla Aruba Bermuda Bonaire; St. Eustatius
and Saba
Faroe Islands Hong Kong (SAR China) Greenland French Guiana
French West Indies New Caledonia St. Pierre and Miquelon Wallis and Futuna
St. Maarten Cook Islands British Virgin Islands Cayman Islands
Gibraltar French Polynesia Montserrat St. Helena
Turks and Caicos Islands Kosovo Palestinian Territories  Niue

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