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What is the St. Lucia Citizenship by investment program?

St. Lucia is a citizenship-by-investment program. The applicant may select the donation option – starting at USD 100,000 for a single applicant – or the government bond option – starting at USD 500,000.

Advantages of Saint Lucia citizenship

  • Citizenship and a second passport for life for the applicant and dependent family members
  • Dependents included:
    • Spouse
    • Children up to 30 years old
    • Parents above 55 years old
    • Unmarried siblings under 18
  • Visa-free travel/entry to over 140 countries
  • Visa Free access to Schengen Area
  • Enjoy multiples tax incentives
  • No requirement to reside in Saint Lucia
  • No management, educational or language requirements
  • Possibility to live, work and settle in any other member of the CARICOM nations.

Investment Options

  1. Saint Lucia National Economic Fund

Minimum to be invested:

    • USD 100,000 for a single applicant
    • USD 140,000 for applicant & spouse
    • USD 150,000 for applicant, spouse and up to two dependents
    • USD 15,000 for each additional dependent
  1. COVID-19 Relief Bond (Available until 31 December 2022)

Minimum to be invested:

  • USD 250,000 for a single applicant held for 5 years
  • USD 250,000 for applicant accompanied by 1 qualifying dependent held for 6 years
  • USD 250,000 for applicant accompanied by up to 4 qualifying dependents held for 7 years
  • USD 300,000 for applicant accompanied by up to 4 qualifying dependents held for 5 years
  • USD 15,000 for each additional dependent

Requirements for Saint Lucia citizenship

  • Applicants must make a qualifying investment
  • Be over 18 years old
  • Have no criminal record
  • Provide all required documents in English
  • Successfully pass a due diligence check
  • Have not been denied a visa from any visa free country without a subsequent visa approval
  • Applicants must use an authorized government agent

Process (between 4-8 months)

  • Prepare all the documents and forms required
  • Submit the application via an authorized agent and pay the required due diligence and government fees
  • Upon approval, pay the required investment sum and naturalization & passport fees

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