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Citizenship Application Process

    Stage 1

    Applicant contacts Service Provider who prepares citizenship file.  Applicant pays due diligence fee to start application process.

    Stage 2

    Citizenship file is submitted.

    Stage 3

    Upon receipt of due diligence clearance, applicant is Issued "Approved in Principle" letter by the Citizenship-by-Investment Unit (CIU).

    Stage 4

    Applicant then makes a contribution to the Foundation through an approved escrow account.  Monies remain in escrow until the applicant receives Naturalization Certificate.

    Stage 5

    Applicant receives Naturalization Certificate.

    Stage 6

    Applicant applies for Passport.

          Stage 7

    Passport is issued.


Did you know?

    SIDF provided funds totaling EC$290,300.00 for a floriculture project in St. Paul’s Village that offered training in horticultural practices and life skills to workers who were unemployed following the closure of the sugar industry.

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St. Kitts & Nevis Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation,
Unit C 21, The Sands Complex, Bay Road, P.O. Box 1163, Basseterre, St. Kitts W.I. Tel: (869) 465-3750
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