Citizenship by investment in Vanuatu

The Vanuatu Citizenship by Investment Program (CBI) was launched in 2017, in the form or the Development Support Program, which grants citizenship on applicants who meet the legal & financial requirements as set out in law.

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Benefits of citizenship by investment in Vanuatu

130

Visa Free Travel Countries

Schengen Area, UK and many more

Future Generation

Citizenship may be passed on to future generation

3

Efficiency

Processing time required is of less than 3 months

0

Physical Stay

No physical stay requirement

Procedure

Straightforward and transparent procedure

Investment Requirement in Vanuatu

Government Contribution

USD 130,000

Investment Amount

USD 130,000

Investment Options

Contribution: USD 130,000

Processing Time

60 Days

Family inclusion

YES

1st Passport
issuance validity

10 years

Passing Citizenship to Future Generation

YES ( Fee applicable)

PhyFull European Union (EU) Member State

NO

Common Wealth Member

YES - since 1980

Establishment in EU Region

Travel only

Schengen Area Travel Access

Yes - 90 days within any 180-day period

Visa Free Country

130

USA and Canada Access visa free

NO

USA E2 Visa Treaty

NO

Higher Education Background required

NO

Local Language requirement

NO

Capped application number

NO

Phyisical stay required

NO

To become a citizen, an applicant must be over 18 years old, meet the requirements, and choose one of five options to get Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment:
– Family member
Applicants can include a spouse, children under the age of 31, parents, a grandparent over the age of 55, and an unmarried sister of the main applicant, and/or a husband of any age, and may add godparents after obtaining citizenship.
– NDF Contribution
A contribution to the National Development Fund, which is at least $ 100,000.
– University Fund Option
Donate at least $ 150,000 for the University. It is non-refundable.
– Real Estate Investment
Purchase real estate with a minimum value of $ 200,000 from an approved real estate project. The two candidates can make a joint investment, with each candidate investing at least $ 200,000 to meet the demand. The property is not for sale for five years.
– Business Investment
The direct purchase of a suitable business is worth at least $ 1.5M per person. Alternatively, a joint purchase in which each person receives a minimum of $ 400,000 from a minimum of $ 5 million.

Program Procedure

Month 1

Mirabello Consultancy Onboarding and Application submission

Month 2

Government Decision in Principle

Month 3

Required Investment Due

Month 3

Citizenship Certificate and Passport Issuance

Benefits of Citizenship-by-Investment in Vanuatu

Visa Free to 130 Countries incl. Europe Schengen Area, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore & many more. Future Generations - Citizenship may be passed on to future generations. 60 Days Processing - Processing time required is only 2 months.

Country Information

Capital: Port Vila

Currency: Vatu

Official Languages: English/Bislama & French

Population: 300,000 (2020)

GDP: 934 million USD

Time Zone: GMT +11

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