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In 2013, the Government of Antigua & Barbuda created a Citizenship by Investment Program (CIP) to attract investors of good character. Investors who make a substantial investment in Antigua & Barbuda qualify to obtain citizenship and a passport of the country. 

More and more business people are obtaining this citizenship to secure freedom of movement, facilitate asset relocation and ensure their children benefit from the liberties a second citizenship will offer them throughout their lives.

Benefits of Citizenship:

  • Economically, legally and socially stable country part of the British Commonwealth with democracy based on the British parliamentary system.
  • Dual citizenship is allowed.
  • No personal income, estate, inheritance or capital gain tax.
  • No restriction on the repatriation of profits and capital.
  • Home to the most technologically advanced hospital in the Eastern Caribbean and two American medical universities.
  • Independent country and one of the most sought-after destinations in the Caribbean, offering quality of life, economic opportunities, quality education, and more. 

Applicant Requirements:

The principal applicant must meet ALL of the requirements below:
    • Be at least 18 years old.
    • Have no criminal record or be under investigation.
    • Undergo a due diligence verification, which includes background checks and visa history verification.
    • Make a significant economic contribution.
To qualify as dependents, applicants must be:
    • Children under 18.
    • Children 18-30 years old who are financially dependent on the Principal Applicant.
    • Unmarried siblings of the Principal Applicant or Spouse, regardless of their age or financial means.
    • Parents or Grand-Parents of the Principal Applicant or Spouse, if they are above 55 years of age and financially dependent on the Principal Applicant.
    • Current or future spouse and/or children of a dependent child.

Investment Options

  • A contribution to the National Development Fund (NDF) of a minimum non-refundable amount of US$100,000.
  • A contribution to the University of the West Indies (UWI) of a minimum non-refundable amount of US$150,000 Please see attached brochure for more details of the program, including a breakdown of the government fees.
  • The purchase of real estate with a minimum value of US$200,000 from an approved real estate project. The real estate cannot be disposed of within the five-year period.

Interested in the Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Program?