A candidate must invest in one of the 4 options below in order to apply for naturalisation.
1. Donation to National Development Fund
Foreigners may qualify for Antigua passport through a one-off non-refundable donation of $100,000 or more to the National Development Fund (NDF) or approved charity plus payment of processing fees.
2. Investment in real estate
Foreign investors can invest at least $400,000 in approved real estate plus the payment of processing charges, taxes and due diligence fees. The property must be maintained for 5 years before it can be sold to recover investment.
Limited time offer: The Program allows a joint investment from 2 related parties with each party contributing at least $200,000. This 50% discount is applicable till 31 October 2020.
3. Investment in business
Wealthy foreigners can invest $1,500,000 in approved business, whether existing or new. Business can be disposed of to recover investment 5 years after getting a passport.
The Program allows two or more applicants to invest into a business and apply for citizenship jointly. In this case each applicant must contribute at least $400,000 with the total amount adding up to at least $5,000,000.
4. Contribution to the UWI Education Fund
The University of the West Indies Education Fund was set up to finance a University’s campus.
A family of four people or more can make a contribution of at least $150,000 to the UWI Education Fund.One family member will be entitled to get free tuition in the UWI (Antigua campus) for one year.