St. Lucia citizenship by investment

Visa-free travel to 150 countries
Enjoy easy and long business trips to each city covered under the chosen country
Ensure prosperous future for your family
Secure a peaceful life for the whole family including wife, children, parents, and siblings
32nd among global passports
St. Lucia passport ranks 32nd out of 157 global passports
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About St. Lucia

Explore endless opportunities of St. Lucia citizenship

Saint Lucia is island nation located in the Caribbean Sea. It is the second largest of the Windward group in the Lesser Antilles and is located about 24 miles (39 km) south of the islands of Martinique. The capital, which is also the main port, is Castries.

With the St Lucia citizenship, investors are able to travel to France, the UK, and the Schengen area visa-free, benefit from tax optimization, and have access to European banking services.

Why choose St. Lucia

In St. Lucia, dual citizenship is recognized, and as a citizen you can take advantage of the following benefits

Visa-free travel to 150 countries and territories, including the Schengen Area.

Citizenship for life, including the right to work, reside, and study in St. Lucia.

Life in a stable nation belonging to the Commonwealth of Nations, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), and the International Organisation of La Francophonie.

The ability to include family members in your citizenship application.

The option to invest in the Saint Lucia National Economic Fund, in real estate, in an enterprise project, or in Government bonds.

No residency or travel requirements, except in the case of the Oath of Allegiance, which must be taken in Saint Lucia. You can also take it before any Saint Lucian Embassy, High Commission, or Consulate.

Investment options

National Economic Fund Contribution

Under this option, you must make a non-refundable donation to the NEF:

  • $100,000: Single applicant
  • $165,000: Main applicant plus a spouse
  • $190,000: Family with up to 4 dependents
  • $25,000: Each dependent

Other investment options

Real Estate Investment Under this option, you must purchase real estate that has been pre-approved by the St.
Lucian government. The real estate must be held for at least 5 years after you receive citizenship.$300,000 per application.

The following government fees apply:

  • $50,000: Main applicant
  • $35,000: Spouse
  • $35,000: Dependent at least 18 years old
  • $25,000: Dependent under 18 years old
Pre-approved Enterprise Project Investment Investments in pre-approved enterprise projects must create at least 3 permanent jobs.
Joint investments are allowed, although each applicant must contribute at least $1 million.Additionally, the entire project must be valued at $6 million and create at least 6 permanent jobs:

  • $3,500,000: Single applicant
  • $6,000,000: More than 1 applicant with each contributing no less than US$1,000,000
Government Bond Investment Investments in government bonds must be held in your name for at least 5 years following
the granting of citizenship. The bonds must not attract a rate of interest for the entirety of this

  • $500,000: Single applicant
  • $535,000: Main applicant plus a spouse
  • $550,000: Family with up to 4 dependents
  • $25,000: Each dependent
Qualification requirements

Saint Lucia offers citizenship to applicants from all nationalities, as long as the following requirements are met

  • Applicants are over 18
  • Applicants are in good health
  • Applicants have an upstanding moral character

An applicant can apply with family members, including a spouse, children up to the age of 25, as well as parents or grandparents aged 65 or above. These dependents must be living with and dependent on the applicant. Some exceptions do apply for children who are disabled.

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