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Antigua & Barbuda

Citizenship By Investment

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PASSPORT RANK

30

CAPITAL

CAPITAL

St John's

LANGUAGE

LANGUAGE

English

TOTAL AREA

TOTAL AREA

440 km2 (170 sq mi)

POPULATION

POPULATION

102,012

GOVERNMENT

GOVERNMENT

Parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy

CURRENCY

CURRENCY

Eastern Caribbean Dollar

Obtain a Second Passport or Permanent Residency

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Antigua and Barbuda Government launched Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment program in 2014. Although fairly new compared to other Caribbean Citizenship by Investment programs, the Antigua & Barbuda Second Citizenship Program has gained a solid reputation worldwide.

Antigua and Barbuda is an island nation well known for its reef-lined beaches, rich sceneries, and beautiful lush forests. The island is located in the Caribbean and is a short, three-hour flight from Miami, Florida.

Antigua and Barbuda Passport

Antigua and Barbuda Passport is a Commonwealth Passport that you can obtain within 4 to 6 months after you make the investment. For investment options, you can either make non-refundable contribution to the National Development Fund, or invest in real estate property.

Antigua and Barbuda Passport can be passed on to future generations, allowing all family members to enjoy its many benefits. Benefits of Barbuda Passport include: favorable tax climate, access to world class education and healthcare, and also, international business opportunities. Furthermore, holders of the Antigua and Barbuda passport enjoy visa-free travel to more than 150 countries including Schengen countries and the UK.

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INVESTMENT SCHEME

The applicant makes a one-time contribution of US $100,000 to the National Development Fund (NDF).

Family Structure

(NDF) Contribution Amount

Processing Fees

Due Diligence and Passport Issuance Fees

US $100,000

US $30,000

Due Diligence: $7,500
Passport Issuance Fee: $300

US $100,000

US $30,000

 

Due Diligence Main applicant: $7,500
Due Diligence spouse: $4,000
Passport Issuance Fees: $300/applicant

 

US$100,000*

 

*Additional $25,000 for a family greater than main applicant and 3 dependents

 

US $30,000*

 

*Additional $15,000 per additional dependent

 

Due Diligence Main applicant: $7,500
Due Diligence spouse: $4,000
Dependent between the ages 12 and 17: $2,000

Dependent between the ages 18 and 25: $4,000

Dependent parent above the age of 65: $4,000

Passport Issuance Fees: $300/applicant

Benefits of Antigua & Barbuda


 

  •  Citizenship in a British Commonwealth country.
  •  Antigua and Barbuda Passport obtained within 4 to 6 months.
  •  Antigua and Barbuda recognizes dual citizenship, and does not require people to renounce their current citizenship when obtaining Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship.
  •  Antigua and Barbuda Passport holders enjoy visa-free travel to over 150 countries worldwide, including Schengen countries and the UK.
  •  Off-shore bank accounts, investments, and companies give unique opportunities for business and tax planning.
  •  Applicants can include dependent children under 30 years of age.
  •  Applicants can include parents or grandparents over 55 years of age.
  •  One year free Scholarship for one member of the family at the University of the West Indies. Read more

 

QUALIFICATIONS


  • The principal applicant must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Applicants must pass a Due Diligence examination and have no criminal record.
  • Applicants must complete a medical examination.
  • The applicant must pay all application and governmental fees.
  • The applicant must make the appropriate investments.

VISA FREE TRAVEL


Americas

Anguilla

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Aruba

Bahamas

Barbados

Bonaire

St. Eustatius and Saba

Belize

Bermuda

Bolivia*

Brazil

British Virgin Islands

Cayman Islands

Chile

Curacao

Colombia

Costa Rica

Cuba

Dominican Republic

Dominica

El Salvador

French West Indies

French Guiana

Ecuador

Grenada

Guatemala

Guyana

Haiti

Honduras

Jamaica

Montserrat

Nicaragua*

Panama

Peru

Saint Lucia

Saint Maarten

St Vincent and The Grenadines

Suriname

Trinidad and Tobago

Turks and Caicos

Venezuela

Europe

Albania

Andorra

Austria

Armenia*

Belarus

Belgium

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bulgaria

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Faroe Islands

Finland

France

Georgia

Germany

Gibraltar

Greece

Greenland

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Italy

Kosovo

Latvia

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Malta

Macao*

North Macedonia

Moldova

Monaco

Montenegro

Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Russia

San Marino

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Vatican City

Africa

Botswana

Cape Verde*

Comoro Islands*

Eswatini

Egypt*

Guinea - Bissau*

Lesotho

Madagascar*

Malawi

Mauritania*

Mauritius

Mayotte

Mozambique*

Nepal*

Reunion

Rwanda*

Senegal *

Seychelles*

Sierra Leone*

Somalia*

South Africa

St Helena*

Tanzania

Tunsia

The Gambia

Togo*

Uganda

Zimbabwe

Zambia

Oceania

Cook Islands

French Polynesia

Fiji

Kiribati

Micronesia

New Caledonia

Niue

Palau*

Samoa*

Solomon Island*

Tuvalu*

Vanuatu

Asia

Bangladesh*

Cambodia*

Hong Kong

Indonesia

Iran*

Jordan*

Laos*

Lebanon*

Qatar

Malaysia

Maldives*

Philippines

Singapore

South Korea

Sri Lanka**

Timor-Leste*

Uzbekistan

E-Visa

Bahrain

Cote D'ivoire (Ivory Coast)

Gabon

India

Kenya

Rwanda

Sao Tome and Principe

Turkey

Guinea

*Visa on Arrival

* Visa upon Arrival / ** E-visa
Timeline and Procedure

The Antigua & Barbuda passport can be obtained in 4 to 6 months.

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.
Month 1
Step 2
Once all documents are collected, the file is submitted along with government and due diligence fees.
Month 2-5
Step 3
Issuance 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 6
Step 6
Submission of Passport application and issuance of Antigua and Barbuda passport.