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A Second Passport
In Months

Having a second passport gives you the freedom to travel, whether for work, personal, or education

A Better Quality
Of Life

Give yourself more financial options. Open a bank account where you please and take your business to different places.

A Secure Future For
You & Your Family

It is a time to secure your children and grandchildren’s future where they can live, study and work.

Why choose Antigua and Barbuda?

This picturesque island is most widely known for its crystal clear beaches and calm and rich sceneries. Holders of the passport enjoy visa travel to over 100 countries including countries in the Schengen, the UK, and Canada. The country grants full citizenship to investors in 3 to 4 months.

BENEFITS AT A GLANCE

  • Citizenship in a British Commonwealth country
  • Citizenship obtained within 3 to 4 months
  • Antigua and Barbuda recognizes dual citizenship, and does not require people to renounce their current citizenship
  • Passport holders enjoy visa-free travel over 130 countries worldwide including countries in the Schengen, the UK, and Canada
  • Off-shore bank accounts, investments, and companies give unique opportunities for business and tax planning
  • Applicants can include dependent children under 26 years
  • Applicant’s can include parents or grandparents over 65 years

Qualifications

  • The principal applicant must be at least 18 years old
  • Applicants must pass a Due Diligence examination, and have no criminal record
  • Applicants must complete a medical examination.
  • Applicants must spend at least 35 days in Antigua and Barbuda in the 5 years following citizenship issuance (an average of 1 week per year)
  • The applicant must pay all application and governmental fees
  • The applicant must make the appropriate investment

Timeline & Procedure

Week 1 Step 1 Bluemina does a preliminary background check. Once cleared, file preparation begins and required documents are collected. Advisory, governments and due diligence fees are due.
Week 2 -4 Step 2 Once all documents are collected, the file is submitted along with government and due diligence fees
Month 4 – 14 Step 3 Insuance of “Approved in Principal” letter by the CIU (Government’s Citizenship-by-Investment Unit)
Step 4 Investment is made in selected option; Real Estate or National Development Contribution Fund
Step 5 Naturalization certificate is issued
Month 14-16 Step 6 Submission of Passport application and issuance of passports.

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Investment Schemes

Investment in Real Estate: The applicant purchases a government pre- approved real estate project with a value of at least US 400,000 and maintain it for 5 years. The property can then be sold after 5 years.

The applicant must pay Government fees of:

US $50,000 for main applicant

US $25,000 for spouse

US $25,000 for each dependent child under 18

US $50,000 for each dependent child between 18 and 25

US $50,000 for dependent parent above the age of 65

 

And the applicants must also pay due diligence and background check fees:

US $7,500 for Main Applicant

US $7,500 for Spouse

US $2,000 each dependent child between ages of 12 and 17

US $4,000 each dependent child between ages of 18 and 25

US $4,000 for dependent parent above the age of 65

* There are no due diligence fees and background fees for children between the ages of 0 to 11

Passport issuing fee for each applicant US $300

National Development Fund Contribution: The applicant may choose to make a one-time contribution of US$200,000.

Establish a business: The applicant may invest US $1,500,000 in a Government approved business. Or, multiple investors may invest a minimum of US $5,000,000 where the minimum investment per person is US $400,000.

Legal Basis

The Citizenship-by-Investment Program was established following parliamentary approval and can be found in Section 6 of the Citizenship by Investment Act, 2013 (Act No. 2 of 2013). The act states that an investor can obtain citizenship by either a) investing in a government-approved real estate project or b) through donating to the National Development Contribution Fund.

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Iraq

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UAE

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Jordan

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Jordan

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Jordan

“Have had my passport for 5 years, still recommend Bluemina to my friends and collegues.”

Dr. Sahar S
Iraq

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