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Documents Collection and Submission
Due Diligence Check
Approval and Investments
Issuance of Passport and Citizenship
Persons of good character with no criminal record may apply for citizenship in one of the following ways:
National Economic Fund Contribution
- Single applicant: US$100,000
- Applicant and spouse: US$140,000
- Family of up to 4 members (dependent spouse + 2 children): US$150,000
- Each additional qualifying dependent of an applicant applying with a spouse and two other qualifying dependents: US$15,000
- Each additional qualifying dependent: US$25,000
Real Estate Investment
- A minimum investment of US$300,000 in a Government approved real estate project.
- This investment must be retained for at least five years. Incidental expenses, e.g., property registration, taxes are additional.
About the Country
The twin peaks of the Pitons, a pair of volcanic spires that have been named a World Heritage Site, form the distinguishing feature of the landscape of St. Lucia, making it one the most scenic of the tropical paradise islands of the Caribbean.
With its acclaimed natural beauty and ideal climate, St. Lucia is definitely a tourist’s paradise. It is part of the Commonwealth, and the head of state is Queen Elizabeth II.
St. Lucia has an educated workforce, and continuing infrastructure improvements have attracted investments in tourism and other industries. The offshore banking industry is another important source of revenue.
Castries, the capital, is a regular port of call for cruise liners, with its excellent natural harbor. Tourism is one of the main revenue-earners, but St. Lucia has diversified manufacturing sectors in the Caribbean.
St. Lucia is part of the British Commonwealth, and member of the United Nations, and several other organizations, including the Caribbean Community, the Association of Caribbean States, and others.
The St. Lucia Citizenship by Investment Program or CIP was launched in 2015, by an act of Parliament which passed the Citizenship by Investment Bill, making it the newest of the Caribbean CIP, benefiting from the experience of neighboring nations.
Total Area: 617 Km2
Languages: English, Patois
Currency: East Caribbean Dollars (XCD)
Exchange Rate: 1 USD = 2.7 XCD
GDP- Per Capita (2016):USD 7,744
GDP- Total (2016): USD 1.379 Billion
Do I have the option to include my family in my St. Lucia Citizenship by Investment application?
Are interviews, language exams, or work experience necessary to qualify for St. Lucia Citizenship by Investment?
You don’t need to pass any interviews, language tests, or have any prior work experience in order to apply for this program.
Do I need to travel to Saint Lucia to become a citizen?
Does St. Lucia issue biometric passports (ePassports)?
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