ST. KITTS & NEVIS - Public Benefit Option - MSR Media

Citizenship by Investment


Effective from July 2023, The Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme in St. Kitts and Nevis has made significant changes to its qualifying investment options. A novel addition, the Public Benefit Option (PBO), now provides an alternative donation option for investors. This new option allows for donations to be made to an Approved Public Benefactor that will provide proven benefits to the nation of St. Kitts and Nevis.

To date, MSR Media is the sole approved Public Benefactor who is developing the movie industry in St. Kitts and Nevis. Subject to a minimum donation of USD 250,000, investors will be eligible to apply for Citizenship of St. Kitts & Nevis for themselves and dependent family members and will also receive a range of unique benefits.

St. Kitts Public Benefit Option Advantages

  • Red Carpet access changed to VIP access
  • Citizenship for life, applicable for future generations
  • Dependents included: Spouse, Children up to 25 years old studying full-time, Parents aged 65 years old or older
  • Visa-free travel/entry to over 150 countries
  • No language or residency requirements
  • Dual citizenship is permitted
  • Attractive tax regime; no personal taxes
  • Freedom of movement in the CARICOM

Public Benefit Option (PBO) & Benefits

  • Donation of USD 250,000 to MSR MEDIA SKN LTD a boutique Film & TV production company leading the movie industry in St Kitts & Nevis
  • Government-backed project strongly supported and approved for the Citizenship-by-Investment program
  • Additional Benefits include: The MSR MEDIA VIP ACCESS: Exclusive access to enjoy the glamor and excitement of the Hollywood filmmaking experience through:
    • Either 8 days/7 Nights in a 5-star hotel in St. Kitts & Nevis to ‘Meet the Stars on one Film Set’ or ‘Attend the  St Kitts and Nevis MSR International Film Festival as a VIP’
    • Have your name listed in “Special thanks” in credits of one movie
    • Five Years of Access to:
      •  MSR Media’s Private Club including one all-inclusive dining experience for 2 & sunset cocktails
      • St Kitts & Nevis VIP Concierge Services

Public Benefit Option Requirements

  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Have no criminal record
  • Provide all the required documents in English
  • Make a ‘qualifying’ donation to MSR SKN LTD’s government-approved Public Benefit Option
  • Application must be submitted through a government-authorized agent
  • Investors must attend a mandatory interview either in person or virtually

Process (between 6-10 months)

  • Application takes an average of 8 months
  • Reserve unit with MSR Media SKN LTD
  • Complete Application Forms, payment of legal and due diligence fees
  • Decision provided within 120 days
  • Upon interview and approval, complete payment of qualifying sum, government fees, stamp duty and other fees
  • Applicant then obtains a Certificate of St.kitts Citizenship & Passport

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The present document is intended for guidance and general information only and does not constitute or purport to provide you with legal advice. Such information is subject to changes without notice. Each case is unique and depends on the facts and circumstances of the individual and due consideration should be taken if applying the general information to your personal situation. For an evaluation of your personal circumstances one of our legal team would be happy to assist.

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