Permanent Residency Program

Vanuatu Permanent Residency Program

The overall cost of the program is USD11,900 for the whole family, including spouse and children under 18 years old. Holders can travel to or settle in Vanuatu with multiple entries. Launched in 2011, Vanuatu Permanent Residence program has proven hugely popular due to its simple application procedure and short processing time.

Time to permit

2 weeks

Visa-free travel

128 countries and regions

Passport rank

58th in the world

Residency requirement

No residency requirement


No worldwide taxation

Established time

Program launched in 2011

Application Requirements

To apply for Vanuatu Permanent Residence, you need to satisfy the following requirements:


1. Main Applicant: Aged 18 or above, spouse and children aged under 18 can apply together as a family.


2. No criminal record of applicants over 16 years old.


3. Main Applicant: Asset Proof for Principal (house property or bank deposit of at least USD14,000).

Program Benefits

1.Easily-met Requirement: No requirement on source of funds, English proficiency, education background or management experience; No landing or residency requirement for maintaining the status.


2.Short Processing Time:  Normally applicants can obtain the digital version of the permanent residency card within 3 working days and original PR card within two weeks.


3. Zero rejected cases: Globevisa has been operating this program over a decade and has assisted a few thousands of applicants to successfully obtain Vanuatu PR.