The successful applicant should
- be 18 years of age or older
- propose one of the 3 types of investment or donation mentioned in PROGRAMME OPTIONS menu
- meet the application requirements
Not required during the application process. The Antiguan passport is valid for 5 years and renewable if the person spends a minimum of 35 days in Antigua and Barbuda during this period
The Application Form must be acquired, completed and returned together with 10 % of the processing fees and 100 % of the Due Diligence fees, which are non-refundable. The forms should be acquired by the Applicant and submitted in original or certified copies.
A Medical Certificate certifying that neither the Applicant nor their dependants suffer from any contagious disease, and are otherwise in good health, is also to be submitted.
A Police Clearance Certificate must also be submitted
All the necessary forms and documents should be submitted in English. If a document is not originally in English, then an authentic translation into English should be attached.
In the case of dependants over the age of 18, a sworn affidavit of support must be provided by the Applicant for each dependant.
The Application Form is to be filled out by the Applicant (or his/her Agent), and must be signed by the Applicant and all dependants over the age of 18. In the event of dependants under the age of 18, both parents may have to sign on their behalf, or the parent with sole custody, or the minor’s guardian, along with the relevant legal documentation to evidence custody or guardianship.
All dependants between 18 and 25 years of age must submit written confirmation from an accredited university or college of further education of their enrolment at the time of application.
All documents are to be certified and authenticated in accordance with the laws of the jurisdiction from which they originate. The person so certifying must provide: 1) their full name (in capital letters), 2) the capacity in which they are acting, 3) their residential or business address, 4) their telephone number, and 5) their email address
All applicants undergo the same due diligence process. If any issues from their background which would be grounds for rejection emerge, they will not be approved for citizenship.
The government does not accept application of Afghanistan, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of Korea, Somalia, Yemen and Iran.