Saint Kitts and Nevis

Country overview

The St. Kitts and Nevis is one of the Caribbean’s most picturesque island nations. Dotted with numerous black sandy beaches the country is a popular tourist destination all through the year. By size it’s one of the smallest countries in the world – 207th to be exact and follows a mixed economic system in which the service sector and tourism sector takes precedence. The country is currently a member of several major international organizations such as the CARICOM, OECS, and the Commonwealth of Nations.

About the Country in Numbers

The capital of St. Kitts and Nevis is the city of Basseterre and it’s located on the larger of the two islands – St. Kitts. The country was once known across the world for producing sugarcane, the industry over the last few decades suffered losses and the SDF was setup to reinvigorate the industry.

53,000 Population

EconomyService Sector & Tourism

Eastern Caribbean DollarCurrency

GMT-4Time Zone

English & Saint Kitts CreoleLanguages

About St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program

The legal basis for the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment program can be traced back to Part II Article 3(5) of the country’s Citizenship Act passed in 1984. The rules and regulations under which a foreigner can acquire a citizenship and second passport from the country are detailed in the 2011 St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment regulations. The citizenship obtained under the program is granted for life and can be passed on down to future generations.

Currently the program offers investors two options by which they can secure a citizenship and second passport from the country. The minimum investment required is USD 150,000 and the applicants are not required to fulfill any language or residency requirements. By acquiring citizenship and a second passport from St. Kitts and Nevis, investors can earn the right to travel to more than 150+ countries including the likes of UK, Singapore, and EU without a visa. Additionally, as a St. Kitts and Nevis national, investors can take advantage of the countries’ several lenient taxation policies such as no income tax on worldwide income and no tax on wages and capital gains. It is mandated by law that all St. Kitts and Nevis second citizenship applications are to be made through a registered citizenship agent such as DM Citizenship by Investment Consultants. Get in touch with us today to know more about the program and how we can help to put forth a successful application.

Program Highlights

  • Investment

    Minimum Investment Required (Contribution to SDF) is USD 150,000

  • Passport Issuance Time

    From initial application to passport issuance the normal timeframe is 4-6 months.

  • Mobility

    Travel without any visa restrictions to more than 150+ countries.

  • Dependents

    The applicant can add his/her spouse, children less than 31yrs of age, siblings under the age of 31, and parents over the age of 55 as dependents in their application



Benefits of St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment

By acquiring a second citizenship from the country through their investment program, you are securing a powerful second passport that can prove beneficial at times of political, economic, or fiscal instability at your home country.

  • Visa-free travel to 150+ countries including Hong Kong. UK, EU States, and Singapore.
  • Dual Citizenship is Permitted.
  • Citizenship Acquired is for lifetime and can be transferred to future generations.
  • St. Kitts and Nevis citizens are eligible to apply for and obtain a 10-yearlong US Tourist Visa.
  • No minimum stay is required during the application process.
  • No tax is levied on income generated from outside the country.

St. Kitts and Nevis Investment Options

  • Non-Refundable Contribution to Local Development Fund

    Minimum Investment: $150,000

    The Sustainable Growth Fund by setup by the St. Kitts and Nevis government as means to secure investments and thereby provide a much-needed boost to their economy. A single applicant through this route can secure citizenship from country by making a non-refundable donation of USD 150,000. To add his/her spouse to the program, they’ll need to make an additional donation of USD 25,000.

  • Real Estate Investment

    Minimum Investment: $200,000

    To obtain citizenship and passport through the real estate investment option, the applicant should buy property worth more than USD 200,000 in the country. The investment made should be in a government authorized project and the applicant is requirement to hold the investment for a period of seven years.

St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Process

  • Prequalification Check

    Prior to officially submitting your application, the DM team will perform a preliminary check. This is done to understand the possible risks to your application getting approved and thereby find solutions for them.

  • Document Preparation

    Once, all possible risks have been identified and solved, we proceed to prepare the documents needed to officially submit the application to St. Kitts and Nevis’s Citizenship by Investment Unit.

  • Due Diligence Check

    Once we’ve checked, verified, and prepared the documents, we’ll submit your application to St. Kitts and Nevis’s CBI Unit. The concerned department will carry out a due diligence check to verify all the information listed in the investor’s application. It is mandatory for the investor along with his/her dependents over the age of 16 to undergo such a due diligence check.

  • Approval of Application

    In most cases, the investor will receive the notification about his/her application if it is successful within a period of 90 days.

  • Fulfillment of the Investment

    Upon approval of the application, the investor is required to fulfill the investment condition.

  • Fulfillment of the Investment Criterion

    Once the investment made been made and verified, the applicant along with his/her dependents shall receive their passports within 4-6 weeks.

  • Get the Passport

    Once the investment made been made and verified, the applicant along with his/her dependents shall receive their passports within 4-6 weeks.

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