Antigua and Barbuda
Citizenship By Investment Program
Citizenship | Access to Schengen, UK, Singapore and Hong Kong
and is the Government authority responsible for processing all applications for Citizenship by Investment.
The program is regulated by the Citizenship by Investment Act of 2014.
Antigua & Barbuda
A small, stable country both politically and socially, Antigua & Barbuda is one of the most secure and safe countries in the Caribbean. As one of the more prosperous states in the Eastern Caribbean, the country’s largest sectors of the economy are tourism, business service outsourcing and the financial services. Antigua & Barbuda is a member of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) within a common central bank and currency area.
With a strong investor protection framework and generous financial incentives, Antigua and Barbuda is welcoming for those seeking a safe place to invest, complemented with a great lifestyle.
To apply for Antigua and Barbuda citizenship through the CIP one of the following commitments is required:
Make a contribution of USD 100,000 to the National Development Fund or an approved charity; or
Purchase real estate for a minimum value of USD 400,000 or alternatively jointly-purchase a real estate investment for a minimum value of USD 200,000 by each party, and hold this property for a minimum of 5 years; or
Invest a minimum of USD 1,500,000 in a business, or jointly invest in a business through a minimum investment of USD 400,000 per party, with a total, minimum cumulative investment of USD 5,000,000; or
Invest a minimum of USD 150,000 into the University of the West Indies Fund. This option is reserved for applications consisting of a minimum of 4 applicants;
The CIVIQUO™ process starts by filling in our qualification questionnaire. The questionnaire is a simple online form which helps us to gather all your requirements, whilst ensuring that the essential criteria are met.
2. Receive Quotes
Our team will use the information you provide to find the best quotes in the market for you. Our growing international network of immigration professionals, means that we can provide the best quotes in the market, for any residency or citizenship programme, anywhere in the world.
We will send you the quotes and once you have identified a quote which best suits your needs, our team will reconfirm expectations on both sides, a client agreement is signed, and a deposit payment is made.
4. Application Process
Your chosen service provider, will work with you to start compiling the application. Our concierge-style support will ensure that the process of compiling the application is as smooth as possible.
Once an application has been submitted, the government authorities review the application and communicate the outcome. This period of time varies depending upon the programme, but it may be used to further explore what opportunities will become available once residency or citizenship are attained.
6. Renewal & Support
Some residency and citizenship programmes require compliance monitoring, and/or renewals, and together with our service providers, we will make sure that any renewals, or other interventions are done on time, and accurately. Even after this, the CIVIQUO™ team remains at your service.
is the official publication of the Antigua & Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU). The magazine is a comprehensive 120-page full-colour publication used to promote all the elements of the country’s CIP and its stakeholders.
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