Antigua and Barbuda
Citizenship by investment

Antigua and Barbuda … The coast of “Antigua” is interspersed with many bays and small caves, many of which are decorated with beautiful white sandy beaches. Residents of Antigua are proud to have 365 beaches, one for each day of the year, and the low-lying Atoll of Barbuda is located 32 miles north of Antigua.

The archipelagic state of Antigua & Barbuda is composed of a group of islands

located in the eastern Caribbean Sea

It has an estimated population of 91.000 people.

The capital of the state is St. John’s.

The official language:

English is the official language in Antigua & Barbuda.

The currency is East Caribbean dollar, denoted by XCD

Every 1 USD equals 2.7 Eastern Caribbean dollars.

How to obtain Antigua and Barbuda citizenship by investment?

Applicants under Antigua & Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Program must choose one of two potential routes of citizenship:

  • Government non-refundable Donation to National Development Fund (NDF) :

The minimum investment:

  • $100.000 for a family of 4 members.
  • $125,000 for a family of 5 members.

$15.000: Additional fees for each new member after the second child.

$15.000 additional fees for each sibling.

Siblings can be added to the citizenship file, with no upper age limit.


In addition to Government Fees, Administrative Fees, and Due Diligence Fees.

  • Purchasing a property from one of the real estate projects approved by the government :

Buy a property of $ 200,000 or $400,000 with a pledge not to sell the property for 5 years.

$50.000 the government fees for a family of 4 members.

$15.000: Additional fees for each new member after the second child.


In addition to Government Fees, Administrative Fees, and Due Diligence Fees.

Advantages of Antigua and Barbuda citizenship by investment Program:

  1. The ability to include the spouse and children under the age of 30 in the main application.
  2. The ability to include the father and mother of both the applicant and/or spouse.
  3. The ability to pass one’s citizenship to future generations by descent as it is first-class citizenship.
  4. Dual Nationality: No obligation to relinquish current nationality.
  5. No language requirements for residence or citizenship.
  6. Qualified investment by the government is the only eligible for successful application. Unlike other investment programs.
  7. Full confidentiality in carrying out the procedures.
  8. Paying the minimum administrative fees for the transaction, while the large investment value is paid after the government approves of the citizenship application.
  9. No education, or management experience is required.
  10. No requirement to reside in Antigua & Barbuda, however, the holder of the nationality is required to visit the island for at least five days during the first five years after obtaining the citizenship.

What are the benefits of obtaining citizenship from Antigua and Barbuda?

  1. Access more than 139 countries with Antigua & Barbuda passports without the need to apply for a visa, including Europe’s Schengen area, the United Kingdom, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
  2. Ownership of the 37th ranked passport in the world.
  3. Possibility of establishing a company in any country in the world.
  4. Lowest tax rates and free trade environment.
  5. Beneficial tax regime – you will not be liable for any income tax, capital gains tax or inheritance tax.
  6. Ability to study in one of the most powerful universities in the world.
  7. Take advantage of the current government offer of the donation option to a family of four, which is the most affordable program in obtaining citizenship through investment for the family (the donation option).
  8. CARICOM treaties that allow free trade between the Caribbean countries.

Required Documents for application:

Birth certificate for all applicants and a marriage certificate.

Clear criminal record.

A bank financial statement with proof of a legal source of income.

Medical examination (health certificate that it is free of diseases).

CV. and recommendation letters.

Steps to Obtain Antigua and Barbuda citizenship by investment:

Step 1: Pre-Application Assessment:

Provide us with a copy of all applicants’ passports once you have agreed on the investment routes. We will conduct a free pre-screening and application assessment, including a general due diligence check.

Step 2: Signing the Contracts:

Sign the contract with NTL and make the down payment.

Step 3: Application Preparation
We will assist you in filling out the necessary application forms and checking all the required documents.

Step 4: Submitting the Application
We will support you in paying the government and application submitting fees. Afterwards, we will apply to the Unit.

Step 5: Government Approval of the Application
The Unit will issue the approval letter.

Step 6: Payment for Donation or Investment
You will make the final payment to the government.

Step 7: Issuing Your Citizenship Certificates and Passports
The Unit will issue the certificates of citizenship, and after that, the Passport office will issue the passports.

Step 8: Closing and Transfer
We will send all your new original documents: including your citizenship certificate and your new passport to the address you provide through a courier or hand them over to you at one of our offices.

Info & useful links about Antigua and Barbuda:

What are the most common FAQs about, CBI in Antigua and Barbuda? Click here to read more. 

What is the CARICOM Convention? Click here to read more.

The Government of Antigua & Barbuda has launched a new offer of the Citizenship by Investment Program. Click here to read more.

About the National Dish of Antigua and Barbuda, click here for more

Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment program is one of the best programs in the world, click here to read more

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