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Cost and Modes to Apply for St Lucia Citizenship
There are three options of qualifying contribution for the Citizenship-by-Investment Program: By donating a minimum of $100,000 USD to the government, buy real-estate starting from $300,000 USD or by investing in Government bonds from $250,000 USD.
St Lucia Citizenship Snapshot & Benefits
St Lucia passport gives you the convenience to plan your investment, travel, education, privacy as per your requirement in the region. You may travel to any country with any of your primary or second passports. Second passport beings you tax reduction and asset protection as well. Below are the details about benefits and other information about St Lucia:
St Lucia Map:
Snapshot of St Lucia
Snapshot of St Lucia
|CURRENCY||EXCHANGE RATE||PRIME MINISTER||ECONOMY|
|East Caribbean Dollars (XCD)||1 USD = 2.7 XCD||Allen Chastanet||Tourist|
- One of the most beautiful and desired locations in the Caribbean.
- Considered to be a tourist destination, there are many non-stop flights from the US and Europe.
- Lucia recognizes dual citizenship.
- Irrevocable citizenship which is passed down for generations.
- Fastest turnaround from application to citizenship in approximately 90 days.
- No requirement to reside in St Lucia before or after citizenship is granted.
- You are entitled to the same rights as any other St Lucians citizen.
- You have the right to live in any other CARICOM member state.
- No estate or inheritance tax and no tax on worldwide income.
- St Lucia citizens can travel without visa restrictions to more than 135 countries. These include the United Kingdom and all other members of the European Union.
Visa requirement map
Successful applicants can benefit from visa-free travel to the countries above including most of Europe countries. It must be noted that visa-free travel to the countries listed above are subject to change. It is strongly advisable that the relevant Government authorities and agencies are contacted prior to travel arrangements made. See the below link.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visa_requirements_for_Saint_Lucian_citizens
St Lucia Citizenship Cost Breakdown:
All figures in US$
Donation Option for Citizenship in St Lucia
|File for a husband & wife||140,000|
|For every Qualifying dependent of a citizen other than a spouse including sibling||25,000|
|File for a main applicant & 3 dependents||150,000|
|For each additional qualifying dependent of an applicant applying with a spouse and two other qualifying dependents||15,000|
St Lucia Citizenship Through Real Estate Investment
|Government fee for a single file||30,000|
|Government fee for file of a husband & wife||45,000|
|Government fee for any additional dependent||10,000|
Citizenship Through Bonds Option
On approval of an application by means of an investment in Government bonds the following minimum investment is required:
|Bond Holding Period||US$|
|(i) applicant applying alone||5 years||US$250,000|
|(ii) applicant applying with one qualifying dependent||6 years||US$250,000|
|(iii) applicant applying with up to four qualifying dependents||7 years||US$250,000|
|(iv) applicant applying with up to four qualifying dependents||5 years||US$300,000|
|(v) each additional qualifying dependent||US$15,000|
|Processing fee - other than Main app||1000|
|Due Diligence fee - Main applicant||7500|
|Due Diligence fee for a dependent aged 16 or over||5000|
|Granting citizenship to spouse after the main applicant granted the citizenship||35,000|
Definition of 'Dependent' for St Lucia Citizenship
Please be advised that the following persons are now eligible to be included as dependents.
|Children of the main applicant or of the spouse of the main applicant who is aged to 30||Yes|
|Parents or grandparents of the main applicant or of the spouse of the main applicant||Should be aged over 55|
|Siblings of the main applicant||Should be aged below 18|
|Siblings who should be single & childless||Yes|
St Lucia An already existing Qualifying Dependent of a citizen will have a maximum of five (5) years after the applications had been made by the citizen to make their application for citizenship.
Required Documents - St Lucia
All copies must be colored and scanned
The following documents are required for each family member including the applicant:
|Copy or Original||Documents||Explanation|
|Copy||Personal ID cards||From the country of birth and the country of residence|
|Copy||Passport||All pages of the passport - the passport must be signed by the holder of the passport if he is over 16 years old and any other passports|
|Copy||School certificate||Last academic certificate - A university certificate is required for every person over the age of 18|
|Original||University enrollment certificate||For any person over the age of 18 in the event that he is enrolled in the university|
|Original||6 Photos||With most shoulder blades, ears should appear - size 35 * 45m - white background - no teeth|
|Copy||Residency card||A copy of the residence permit from the country in which you reside|
|Original||Fingerprints||From the police station with the ten fingerprints - they may be combined with a non-sentenced certificate|
|Original||No Crime Certificate||For every person over 16 years and from every country in which you have lived for more than a year during the past 10 years - the certificate is valid for six months|
|Copy||Military card||For everyone who performed military service|
|Copy||Curriculum Vitae||For everyone over the age of 18|
|Copy||Driving license||For every person has a driver�s license|
The following documents are required only from the main applicant:
|Copy or Original||Documents||Explanation|
|Copy||Proof of address||Such as a lease contract, an electricity bill, a housing card, or a letter from the municipal council|
|Original||Reference Letter||From a lawyer, auditor or company that deals with it, printed on the company letterhead|
|Original||Bank Reference||To confirm the date of opening the account - it must be more than two years past the date of opening the account and it must be signed and sealed by the bank|
|Original||Employment letter||In the event that you are an employee with a statement of the job title, salary and joining date|
|Original||Source of fund||One year bank statement for the personal current account & the company's bank statement if you were a business owner|
|Copy||Source of fund||Copies of commercial licenses for the companies that own them|
The Oath or Affirmation of Allegiance must be taken by every applicant who is sixteen (16) years old and over and whose application for citizenship has been granted.
Please note that attending a higher education institution is no longer a requirement for children between the ages of 18 and 30 to qualify as dependents.
The original birth certificate & the original marriage contract must be sent to st Lucia for verification.
A Schengen visa or a visa from UK must not be refused