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St. Lucia

One of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles, it is located midway down the Eastern Caribbean chain, between Martinique and St. Vincent, and north of Barbados. St. Lucia is only 27 miles long and 14 miles wide, with a shape that is said to resemble either a mango or an avocado (depending on your taste). The Atlantic Ocean kisses its eastern shore, while the beaches of the west coast owe their beauty to the calm Caribbean Sea. In natural beauty, St. Lucia seems like an island plucked from the South Pacific and set down in the Caribbean. Its dramatic twin coastal peaks, the Pitons, soar 2,000 feet up from the sea, sheltering magnificent rain forests where wild orchids, giant ferns, and birds of paradise flourish. Brilliantly-plumed tropical birds abound, including endangered species like the

Program

The Citizenship by Investment Program requires a person to make a significant economic contribution to the country. In exchange, and subject to stringent application procedures, including thorough background checks, the applicants and their families are granted citizenship. Presently the qualifying investments are

  • a contribution to the National Development Fund of a minimum amount of USD $100,000
  • an investment in a pre-approved real estate at a value of USD $300,000
  • an investment in a non-interest-bearing government bond at a value of USD $500,000 for a minimum of five years
  • an investment in an enterprise project at a value of USD $3,500,000.

The highlights of this program are

  • Access to 127 countries and territories including Schengen Countries, Honk Kong and Singapore
  • Processing time in 3-4 months
  • No residency or test requirement
  • No tax for non-residents
  • Dependents up to age 25 and above 65

Cost Breakdown

National Development Fund Option

A non-refundable contribution of:

  1. Single Applicant: USD $100,000
  2. Main Applicant and Spouse: USD $165,000
  3. Family of up to four (main + spouse + up to 2 dependants): USD $190,000

Additional dependants: USD $25,000 per dependant

Real Estate Option

Minimum investment of USD $300,000 in an approved project.

Enterprise Project Option

Two main options for main applicants to invest in approved enterprise with a minimum of:

  1. One Main Applicant – individual investment: USD $3,500,000
  2. More than one Main Applicant – joint investment: USD $6,000,000 with minimum investment of USD $1,000,000 per main applicant

Government Bond Option

Purchase of a non-interest-bearing Government Bond valued at a minimum of:

  1. Single Applicant: USD $500,000
  2. Main Applicant and Spouse: USD $535,000
  3. Family of up to four (main + spouse + up to 2 dependants): USD $550,000

Additional dependants: USD $25,000 per dependant

Additional Fees

Additional fees for all options include processing, due diligence and application fees will be provide upon consultation.