There is a possibility to acquire citizenship of St Kitts and Nevis via investment in a Government-approved development project. Investments can be made into villas, condominiums, or hotel shares.
The minimum required investment amount is US$ 200,000 (the property can be resold after 7 years) or US$ 400,000 (the property can be resold after 5 years) per each main applicant.
Besides, the due diligence check and the application processing fees need to be paid. The main applicant is to pay US$ 7,500 while each dependent family member above the age of 16 included in the application is to pay US$ 4,000. In addition, US$ 250 is due per each minor dependent included in the application. These fees are non-refundable.
When a provisional application approval is acquired, state duties have to be paid in the following amounts:
- Main applicant: US$ 35,050
- Main applicant’s spouse: US$ 20,050
- Any other main applicant’s dependent regardless of the age: US$ 10,050