Important: St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Program Changes

The Citizenship-by-Investment program of St. Kitts and Nevis undergoes changes of the terms and conditions. Major amendments involve higher registration fees and investment requirements.

New regulations published on 15th of September 2011 are to become effective since the 1st of January 2012.

If you consider obtaining St. Kitts citizenship to your benefits, you are welcome to apply before the end of 2011 and save a substantial amount.

Before 16 December 2011 You Can Apply on the Current Terms

OPTION 1 – Donation to Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF)

  • US$ 200,000 for a single applicant
  • US$ 250,000 for a family with 3 dependents
  • US$ 300,000 for a family with 5 dependents
  • US$ 400,000 for a family with 6 and more dependents
  • US$ 35,000 – registration fee for unmarried dependent child of the applicant between the ages of 18 and 25.

OPTION 2 – Investment in Real Estate

The qualifying purchase value of the real estate is US$ 350,000 and higher.

The registration fees applicable will be:

  • US$ $35,000 for the main applicant
  • US$ 15,000 for a spouse
  • US$ 15,000 for each child under 18 years, and
  • US$ 35,000 for unmarried dependent child of the applicant between the ages of 18 and 25.

Government fee for background check (due diligence) is US$ 3,500 for each applicant over 16.

After 5 years you can sell the real estate and return your investment funds. The property will not qualify the new owner for citizenship.

You can include your dependent parents of the age minimum 62 years old in your own family application.

New Fees and Requirements Since 1 January 2012

If you apply in 2012, rather than in 2011, you will have the following expenses for the same:

NEW OPTION 1 – Donation to Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF)

  • US$ 250,000 for a single applicant
  • US$ 300,000 for a family with 3 dependents
  • US$ 350,000 for a family with 5 dependents
  • US$ 400,000 for a family with 7 dependents
  • US$ 50,000 for any additional dependent (if more than 7)
  • US$ 50,000 – for unmarried dependent child of the applicant between the ages of 18 and 25.

Government fee for background check (due diligence) is US$ 7,000 for the main applicant and US$ 4,000 for every dependent applicant over 16.

NEW OPTION 2 – Investment in Real Estate

The qualifying purchase value of the real estate is US$ 400,000 and higher.

The registration fees applicable will be:

  • US$ 50,000 for the main applicant
  • US$ 25,000 for a spouse
  • US$ 25,000 for each child under 18 years, and
  • US$ 50,000 for unmarried dependent child of the applicant between the ages of 18 and 25.

Government fee for background check (due diligence) is US$ 7,000 for the main applicant and US$ 4,000 for every dependent applicant over 16.

After 5 years you can sell the real estate and return your investment funds. The property will DO qualify the new owner for citizenship.

For your dependent parents to be included in your family application, they must be minimum 65 years old.

Benefits of the St. Kitts Citizenship Program

The Citizenship-by-Investment Program of St. Kitts and Nevis is the oldest program of this type, operating since 1984, and is most trusted and reputable.

Currently, it takes merely 4 months to have your application processed and passport issued.

Your St. Kitts citizenship is for your lifetime. You can renew the passport upon expiry or all pages full. You can keep your other citizenship, there is no requirement to renounce it.

Passport of St. Kitts & Nevis is very convenient for traveling. It allows visa-free entry to all Schengen area countries, UK, Hong Kong, Canada, and more than 120 other countries.

Contact Us to Apply Today

This is your last chance to apply on current lower fees and investment requirements. The closing date for this opportunity is Friday 16 December 2011.

To get a consultation and a quote on your case and proceed with application, please contact us by writing to [email protected] or calling our office phone numbers below.

Tel: 855-580-2777 (US Toll Free)
Tel: +1 (347) 252-3855 (US International)
Tel: +1 (767) 442-1375 (Dominica)
Call us on Skype: islaoffshore

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