Dominica

Dominica is called the "Nature Island of the Caribbean" for its misty rainforests that conceal countless waterfalls, rivers, and the second largest active boiling lake in the world.

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LANGUAGE

English

CURRENCY

Eastern Caribbean Dollar

TOTAL AREA

750 km2

CAPITAL

Roseau

GOVERNMENT

Unitary parliamentary republic

POPULATION

73,500

Dominica Citizenship by Investment

The government of Dominica has established the Citizenship by Investment program in 1993, to boost foreign economic contributions in order to develop the country's infrastructure, mature the local workforce by creating new jobs, generate sustained economic growth and prosperity. In return, it allows foreign investors obtain permanent legal citizenship and second passport within 3 to 4 months, being the fastest citizenship program in the Caribbean.

Citizenship by investment in Dominica is available through two options.

1

Non-refundable contribution under the Economic Diversification Fund (EDF)

2

Real Estate investment in an approved project under Dominica Citizenship by Investment Unit

Benefits

The citizenship program of the Commonwealth of Dominica does not restrict any nationality from applying for a Dominica passport. Likewise, it does not require an applicant to take any language test nor do they need to reside or visit the country. Dominica Passport holders can vote, purchase property, as well as live and work in the country.

Dominica passport holders are privileged to numerous benefits:

  • Visa-free access to 135 countries, including Schengen zone & United Kingdom
  • Citizenship is inheritable by new-borns
  • Allows dual citizenship
  • Easier access to the US & Canada
  • Permanent residency status
  • No imposed taxes on non-residents
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    Investment Options

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    Option 1: The Economic Diversification Fund (Donation)

    The Economic Diversification Fund (EDF) was created to generate funds to sustain the growth of the economy and develop public and private sector projects; namely, building schools, hospital renovations, building of national sports stadium, agriculture and promote tourism.

    A non-refundable contribution depending on the number of dependents included in the application:

    Single applicant:
    Single applicant:
    US $100,000
    Main applicant and spouse:
    Main applicant and spouse:
    US $175,000
    Family of four:
    Family of four:
    US $200,000
    Additional dependents:
    Additional dependents:
    US $25,000

    Option 2 : Real Estate Investment

    The applicant must invest in a government-approved real estate project within Dominica at a minimum value of US $200,000. The investor must hold the property for at least 3 years from the grant of citizenship. Furthermore, you may only re-sell that real estate under the Citizenship by Investment Program after 5 years of acquiring citizenship.

    The following government fees also apply depending on the number of dependents included in the application:

    Single applicant:
    Single applicant:
    US $25,000
    Main applicant and spouse:
    Main applicant and spouse:
    US $35,000
    Family of four:
    Family up to four:
    US $35,000
    Family of six:
    Family up to six:
    US $50,000
    Family of seven or more
    Family of seven or more:
    US $70,000
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    Additional Fees for Both Options:

  • Processing per application:
  • US $1000
  • Due diligence for main applicant:
  • US $7,500
  • Due diligence for spouse:
  • US $4,000
  • Due diligence for dependents above 16 years old:
  • US $4,000
  • Certificate of Naturalization:
  • US $250 per applicant
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    General Requirements

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    Applicants to Dominica citizenship must be at least 18 years old

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    Must hold no criminal record

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    Must prove the source of fund for the investment

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    Children dependents under the age of 30

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    Parents dependents above the age of 55

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    How to Apply

    Notice: Only authorized agents are allowed to promote the Dominica program. Guide Consultants is an authorized agent listed under the Citizenship by Investment Unit to promote & provide full services for the Dominica Citizenship by Investment program.

    1

    Our specialized team will work with you to collect, translate and notarize the documents required, while ensuring all documents adhere to Dominica government's requirements.

    2

    The documents will be submitted together with the due diligence and processing fees to the government of Dominica. Your application will start; due diligence will be performed.

    3

    Once we secure the initial approval, Dominica government will send a letter requesting the remaining funds.

    4

    You make your investment for the program you have chosen.

    5

    You receive your Certificate of Naturalization - you are now a citizen of Dominica.

    6

    Your Guide advisor applies for your Dominica passport and delivers it to you.

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