St Kitts & Nevis is a magnificent place situated in the West Indies, south of St. Barth’s and St Martin, having a very nice and cool climate all year around with average temperatures of 29 C. St Kitts and Nevis were among the first islands in the Caribbean to be settled by Europeans. St Kitts was home to the first British and French colonies in the Caribbean, and thus has also been titled “The Mother Colony of the West Indies.” This peaceful country is well known for its political and democratic stability. The former British colony is an independent state since 1983, with a democratically elected government and parliamentary system as UK derived common law, having also English as official language. St Kitts allows foreigners to obtain the status of St Kitts citizen by means of a government sponsored investment programme called Citizenship-by-Investment.
Normally it takes 3-6 months to get citizenship of St Kitts & Nevis. Now, there is an option called “St. Kitts and Nevis 60 day Accelerated Process (AAP)”. The Accelerated Application Process (AAP) approved by the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis in October 2016 allows applications with the Citizenship by Investment Program to be accelerated to a 60 day processing period. Applications will be given an accelerated treatment from the Citizenship by Investment Unit, Due Diligence Providers and the St. Kitts and Nevis Passport Office. As a bonus this process also includes the application and processing of the St. Kitts & Nevis passport. Applying using the AAP can see an application completed within 60 days with some applications completed in as early as 45 days. – Fast Track Application: Main Applicant: 42,500 USD, Dependant above 18 years: 32,500 USD, Dependant under 18 years: 22,500 USD.
Non-Fast- Track Application: Main Applicant: 25,000 USD, Dependant above 18 years: 15,000 USD, Dependant under 18 years: 10,000 USD. In addition to the 25,000 USD and 15,000 USD processing fees, an additional fee of 500 USD per person will be applicable for the processing of the St. Kitts & Nevis Passport for any dependents under the age of 16 years.
St Kitts & Nevis Citizenship by Investment Options: The investor and family can immediately obtain their passports once their application is approved and the documents are valid. It is not required to permanently reside in the country. To apply for the Citizenship Program St Kitts & Nevis the applicant has to make a significant economic contribution to the country. The first option is to make an non-refundable investment into an Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF). Second option is an investment in a pre-approved real estate project, which may include hotel shares, villas, and condominium units. We will guide you through the whole submitting process for the Citizenship Program St Kitts & Nevis.
The Contribution for the Donation to the Government is (inclusive of Due Diligence Fees): Main Applicant: 25,000 USD, Dependant above 18 years: 15,000 USD, Dependant under 18 years: 10,000USD. In addition to the 25,000 USD and 15,000 USD AAP processing fees, an additional fee of 500 USD per person will be applicable for the processing of the St. Kitts & Nevis Passport for any dependents under the age of 16 years.