GRENADA CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT

Visa-free travel to 144 countries – Investment from US$ 150,000 – Citizenship in 6 months

PROGRAM SUMMARY

The Grenada Citizenship-by-Investment Program was relaunched in August 2013 with the passing of the Citizenship by Investment Act, 2013. Solution Partner of Novi Smart Global was formally mandated by the Government of Grenada to revitalize and enhance the program globally.

COUNTRY FACTS

Grenada, known as the ‘Spice Isle’, is one of the most beautiful and lush islands in the West Indies. The nation gained independence from Britain in 1974 and is part of the British Commonwealth. It is a full and participating member of the Caribbean Community CARICOM) and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States(OECS). The country has a small but open tourism-based economy.

KEY BENEFITS

Visa Free Travel to 144 Countries

  • Visa free travel to Schengen area

Enjoy unrestricted travel in all Schengen member countries for three months in any six-month period

  • Only Caribbean country has visa-free access to China

Welcome to stay in China without visa restriction for 1 month

  • Only Caribbean country holds an E-2 Investor Visa treaty with the US

Allows applications to the US for a non-immigrant visa

 

Irrevocable citizenship is granted

Citizenship granted under the program is irrevocable, life-long and heritable.

 

Fast processing

Approval in principle is given within 6 months once submitted

 

No residential requirements

Applicants are not required to be physically present in Grenada.

 

Large Family friendly citizenship application

Spouse, Children below the age of 30 (main applicant and/or spouse’s biological and/or

adopted children)

Parents of the age of 55 and above (main applicant and/or spouse’s parents)

Grandparents of the age of 55 and above (main applicant and/or spouse’s parents)

Unmarried siblings (main applicant and/or spouse’s siblings)

 

Dual citizenship

no restrictions on dual citizenship and applicants are not required to forfeit their other citizenships.

 

Democratic country

stable political environment with a democratically elected government and a common law legal system.

 

Attractive Taxation

Income tax ranges from 10% – 30%

flat tax for companies is 30%

VAT ranges from 10% – 15%

Property tax is from 0.2% – 0.3%

 

INVESTMENT OPTIONS

                                                                   

National Transformation Fund                                    Property purchase

Minimum US$ 150,000 Contribution                        From US $220,000

 

Key Features of the Grenada Citizenship by Investment Program

Your passport to stress-free travel to the United States…

One of the key benefits acquiring Grenadian citizenship by investment is that Grenada passport holders enjoy visa-free travel to 144 destinations worldwide including the UK, Europe’s Schengen Area, Singapore and China, and is the only Caribbean country to hold an E-2 Investor Visa treaty with the United States, allowing you to travel the world with confidence. Spontaneous holidays have never been easier.

Application Timeline for the Grenada Citizenship by Investment Program

Stage 01. Select your preferred investment

From the available options

Our expert team is available to consult with you regarding your goals and risk appetite to suggest the optimum investment option for your situation.

Stage 02. Submit application

Our experts prepare and submit your documents

Our expert processing team completes immigration forms for the main applicant and any dependent family members, and will submit these along with all supporting documents.

Stage 03. Make your selected investment

Upon approval

Once your application has been approved you will be required to pay all government fees and make the relevant investment under your chosen option.

Stage 04. All done!

Receive your citizenship and collect passport

Following approval, your passports will be issued within two to four weeks. The entire process will take three to four months from submission of your application to issuance of the passport assuming there are no areas of concern with the application.

Grenada Visa Free Countries

You can visit 144 Countries with Grenada Citizenship

Andorra

Antigua & Barbuda

Argentina

Armenia*

Austria

Bahamas

Bahrain** Bangladesh

Barbados

Belgium

Belize

Benin**

Bolivia*

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Botswana

Brazil

Bulgaria

Cambodia*

Cape Verde

Chile

China

Colombia

Comoros*

Costa Rica

Croatia

Cuba

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Djibouti**

Dominica

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

Egypt*

Estonia

Eswatini

Ethiopia**

Fiji

Finland

France

Gabon**

Gambia

Georgia**

Germany

Greece

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Guinea-Bissau*

Guyana

Haiti

Hungary

Iceland

India**

Indonesia

Iran*

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Jamaica

Jordan*

Kenya

Kiribati

South Korea

Kyrgyzstan**

Laos*

Latvia

Lesotho

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Madagascar**

Malawi

Malaysia

Maldives*

Malta

Mauritania*

Mauritius

Micronesia

Moldova

Monaco

Montenegro

Mozambique*

Nepal*

Netherlands

Nicaragua*

Norway

Pakistan**

Palau*

Panama

Papua New Guinea*

Peru

Philippines

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Poland

Portugal

Qatar**

Romania

Russia

Rwanda*

Saint Kitts & Nevis

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and

the Grenadines

Samoa*

San Marino

Sao Tome and

Principe**

Senegal*

Serbia

Seychelles*

Sierra Leone*

Singapore

Slovakia

Slovenia

Solomon Islands*

Somalia*

Spain

South Sudan

Sri Lanka**

Suriname

Sweden

Switzerland

Tajikistan**

Tanzania

Timor-Leste*

Togo*

Trinidad and Tobago Turkey**

Tuvalu*

Uganda

Ukraine**

United Kingdom and Crown Dependencies

Uruguay

Uzbekistan

Vanuatu

Vatican City

Venezuela

Zambia

Zimbabwe

 

 

 

 

*Visa on arrival **E-Visa

Grenada Citizenship Program Frequently Asked Questions

 

Can my family members apply together with me?

Yes, dependents including your spouse, dependent children aged 30 or under, and dependent parents and dependent siblings can apply for citizenship together with you. Fees for family members vary according to the number of family members included in a citizenship application and their age and relationship to you.

 

How do I renew my passport once it expires?

Grenadian passports can be renewed through the Grenadian Consulate located in London (United Kingdom), or directly through the Grenadian Passport and Immigration Office.

 

How many years is a Grenadian passport valid for?

Grenadian passports are valid for five years.

 

How long does it take to receive Grenadian citizenship following an application through the Citizenship by Investment Programme?

Your application for Citizenship by Investment will usually be approved within 60 business days of submission (however this is subject to passing a due diligence check and your investment funds being received in good time). Passport applications happen shortly after your application is approved, and passports will be issued within several days.

 

Does Grenada recognize dual citizenship?

Yes, Grenada allows dual citizenship, and you will not be required to renounce your existing citizenship.

 

Will I need to visit Grenada as part of the citizenship application process?

No, you will not be required to visit Grenada before, during, or even after the application process.