Time To Citizenship
- St. Lucia Country profile
- Benefits of the program
- Investment requirements
- Visa-free and visa-on-arrival country list
Costs of St. Lucia Citizenship
The Saint Lucia Citizenship by Investment Act of 2015 allows eligible individuals and their families to apply for Citizenship by making either:
Limited time offer: Purchase of government bonds
Investment by the purchase of Government bonds to be held for a minimum required time of 5 years.
1) Donation - National Economic Fund (NEF)
Cash donation to the National Economic Fund, Government Escrow Account.
2) Real Estate Investment
Investment in real estate through one of the Government approved real estate asset classes: freehold property with title deed; hotel shares; fractional ownership or land.
In addition to the purchase of real estate or the enterprise project, there are Government fees to be paid:
Application processing fees
There are processing costs related to both the donation and real estate investment options.
Due Diligence & Background Checks
There are compulsory background checks that apply to both investment options. The fees are payable to the Government’s preferred due diligence agency to screen applicants based on their application.
Savory & Partners professional fees, official application forms, certification of citizenship and passport, courier & other disbursements are the only other costs associated. A full-itemized quotation with no hidden costs is provided.