St.Kitts and Nevis
Citizenship by Investment

St.Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment

The country has a diverse culture with African, British, Caribbean and French influences. It is an attractive location for owning a second home in the Caribbean region, enjoying good air links to Europe and North America.

St. Kitts and Nevis has mandated and adopted its citizenship by investment program, granting citizenship with the prerequisites of  investment, or a direct contribution to the state as a means of national development.

Time to citizenship

6-8 months

Visa-free travel

156 countries and regions

Passport rank

24th in the world

Residency requirement

No residency requirements


No worldwide taxation or inheritance tax

Established time

Citizenship program launched in 1984

Investment Options


To obtain citizenship in St.Kitts and Nevis, you can choose one of the following options:


1. Sustainable Island State Contribution (SISC): Invest USD 250,000.


2. Invest USD 400,000 in real estates (the real estate is resalable after 7 years).


3.  Public Benefit Option (PBO): A minimum contribution of USD 250,000 in a unit of an Approved Public Benefit Project, to be paid to the relevant Approved Public Benefactor.

Program Benefits

Being able to include spouse, children be at and under 25 years old, siblings, and parents be at and over 65 years old in the application.

Dual citizenship is accepted.

Certain rights in U.K and other Commonwealth member states.