CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA



The Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Program was adopted by both Houses of Parliament in March 2013, allowing foreign investors to acquire citizenship under certain conditions.
TIME OF PROCESSING 3−6 MONTHS
VISA-FREE TRAVELS TO 151 COUNTRIES
RETURN ON INVESTMENT — 5 YEARS
Applicants receive irrevocable citizenship and a passport without the need to reside in the country or renounce their current citizenship.
Antigua and Barbuda
ABOUT THE COUNTRY
Antigua’s economic and political stability is reflected in the country’s development in tourism and business services, making it a premium investment destination sought after by many celebrities such as Robert De Niro, Oprah Winfrey and Eric Clapton.
The country has been part of the Commonwealth since 1981. The official language is English. Its idyllic beaches, breathtaking scenery and vibrant surroundings make it one of the best destinations in the Caribbean.
Antigua and Barbuda is a twin state located between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It is one of the most developed countries and the 9th largest country in the Caribbean.
ST. JOHN'S
GET ALL THE ADVANTAGES THAT THE PROGRAM OFFERS
BENEFITS
EASE OF OBTAINING

CITIZEN OF THE WORLD

CAPITAL PROTECTION

Real estate investments are paid only after obtaining citizenship approval
No need to give up valid citizenship
There is no need to reside in the country, except for the requirement to come to the country for 5 days to obtain a passport
You do not need to take an exam on the knowledge of the language and history of the country
Real estate investments are paid only after obtaining citizenship approval

No need to give up valid citizenship

There is no need to reside in the country, except for the requirement to come to the country for 5 days to obtain a passport

You do not need to take an exam on the knowledge of the language and history of the country
Visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 151 countries
Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda can obtain a B1 / B2 tourist visa in the United States for 10 years
Short-Stay Visa Waiver to EU (90 days), UK (180 days), Singapore (30 days), Hong Kong (90 days)
The ability to live in Antigua and Barbuda or other Caribbean countries without time and time limits
Visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 151 countries

Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda can obtain a B1 / B2 tourist visa in the United States for 10 years

Short-Stay Visa Waiver to EU (90 days), UK (180 days), Singapore (30 days), Hong Kong (90 days)

The ability to live in Antigua and Barbuda or other Caribbean countries without time and time limits
Confidentiality of business ownership, private property and financial assets
No taxes on world income, inheritance and dividends received in other countries. There is no capital gains tax
The ability to open a bank account in reliable banks around the world with an Antigua and Barbuda passport
Incentive packages including corporate tax breaks, full import duty exemptions, tax breaks and export breaks

Confidentiality of business ownership, private property and financial assets

No taxes on world income, inheritance and dividends received in other countries. There is no capital gains tax

The ability to open a bank account in reliable banks around the world with an Antigua and Barbuda passport

Incentive packages including corporate tax breaks, full import duty exemptions, tax breaks and export breaks
To be eligible for the citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda through its Citizenship by Investment program, you must select one of the investment options to choose from:
Investment options
COST
Option 1
Non-refundable contribution to the State National Development Fund of Antigua and Barbuda (NDF)
Option 1
Non-refundable contribution to the State National Development Fund of Antigua and Barbuda (NDF)
Option 2
Investments in real estate
Option 2
Investments in real estate
An investment in one of the Antigua and Barbuda Government approved real estate projects that can be property, hotel stocks, equity ownership, or land. The amount of investment in real estate is paid after the approval of citizenship.
An investment in one of the Antigua and Barbuda Government approved real estate projects that can be property, hotel stocks, equity ownership, or land. The amount of investment in real estate is paid after the approval of citizenship.
BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAIN APPLICANT
1
The minimum age is 18 years
2
No criminal record
No open visa denials
3
DUE DILIGENCE CHECK
The Government of Antigua and Barbuda conduct mandatory background checks on applicants for Antigua and Barbuda citizenship. For this purpose, a Due Diligence agency is appointed, which uses various international and local data sources such as Interpol, World-Check and other government agencies and whose services are paid for.
DUE DILIGENCE CHECK
The Government of Antigua and Barbuda conduct mandatory background checks on applicants for Antigua and Barbuda citizenship. For this purpose, a Due Diligence agency is appointed, which uses various international and local data sources such as Interpol, World-Check and other government agencies and whose services are paid for.
RELATED COSTS
The only associated costs are agency professional services fees, official application forms, citizenship and passport forms, banking fees, document certification, courier services, and other expenses.

For each case, a detailed description is provided with no hidden costs.
RELATED COSTS
The only associated costs are agency professional services fees, official application forms, citizenship and passport forms, banking fees, document certification, courier services, and other expenses.

For each case, a detailed description is provided with no hidden costs.
Our task is to simplify the collection of documents as much as possible, and if necessary, we receive documents for the client without his participation.

A serious advantage of Antigua and Barbuda is that all documents are reviewed and verified remotely.
procedure for obtaining citizenship
PROCEDURE
Obtaining
a passport
Preliminary check
Approval and fulfilment of the investment condition
Preparation of documents
Due Diligence
1 working day
Preliminary check
A lawyer checks investors' documents who knows about all the nuances of due diligence checks. He looks for facts in the personal or business background that may interfere with obtaining citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda.

Due Diligence pre-screening reduces the risk of denial of citizenship after verification up to 1%. The verification is confidential. The investor only provides a passport.
2 to 4 weeks
Preparation of documents
The lawyers draw up a list of required documents. The investor provides passports, certificates, statements and other personal and financial papers. Lawyers certify copies, fill out forms, prepare affidavits and other documents to apply for participation in the program.
From 3 months
Due Diligence
When the package of documents is ready, the lawyers send it to the Department of Citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda. There is Due Diligence: specialists check the reputation and finances of the applicants. Experts study the investor’s documents, check information about him and his family in international databases.

All family members over 12 years old are tested.
Up to 30 days
Approval and fulfilment of the investment condition
As soon as approval is received, the applicant fulfils the investment condition: transfers money to a fund, buys real estate, invests in a business.
Up to 4 weeks
Obtaining a passport
A passport and a certificate of naturalization are produced within 4 weeks from the date the investment is credited. They are sent to the investor’s address.
1 day
Oath
The investor and all adult members of his family must take an oath. This can be done by video link, at the consulate or during a personal visit to Antigua and Barbuda.

Citizens are required to come there in the first 5 years and spend 5 days in the country.
1 working day
Preliminary check
A lawyer checks investors' documents who knows about all the nuances of due diligence checks. He looks for facts in the personal or business background that may interfere with obtaining citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda.

Due Diligence pre-screening reduces the risk of denial of citizenship after verification up to 1%. The verification is confidential. The investor only provides a passport.
2 to 4 weeks
Preparation of documents
The lawyers draw up a list of required documents. The investor provides passports, certificates, statements and other personal and financial papers. Lawyers certify copies, fill out forms, prepare affidavits and other documents to apply for participation in the program.
From 3 months
Due Diligence
When the package of documents is ready, the lawyers send it to the Department of Citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda. There is Due Diligence: specialists check the reputation and finances of the applicants. Experts study the investor’s documents, check information about him and his family in international databases.

All family members over 12 years old are tested.
Up to 30 days
Approval and fulfilment of the investment condition
As soon as approval is received, the applicant fulfils the investment condition: transfers money to a fund, buys real estate, invests in a business.
Up to 4 weeks
Obtaining a passport
A passport and a certificate of naturalization are produced within 4 weeks from the date the investment is credited. They are sent to the investor’s address.
1 day
Oath
The investor and all adult members of his family must take an oath. This can be done by video link, at the consulate or during a personal visit to Antigua and Barbuda.

Citizens are required to come there in the first 5 years and spend 5 days in the country.
Our specialists will contact you to discuss the problem, conduct an analysis, offer options that suit your request and select the best service provider.
INDIVIDUAL SELECTION OF THE PROGRAM AND SUPPORTING THE CLIENT
CONSULTATION
Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda can enjoy a visa-free or visa upon arrival regime in 151 countries and territories around the world.
ACCESSIBLE WORLD
COUNTRY

* Visa on arrival / eTA
151
COUNTRIES
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