Making the Investment

Issuance of a Certificate of Citizenship:

  • The principal applicant must make the qualifying investment within sixty (60) calendar days after notice by the Unit to the authorised agent of approval of their application.
  • In the case of an investment in an approved real estate or enterprise project, the principal applicant must pay the government administrative fees due within 60 full days after notice by the Unit to the authorised agent of approval of their application.
  • An applicant who is granted citizenship by investment must take the oath or affirmation of allegiance to Saint Lucia in person in Saint Lucia or at any Saint Lucia Embassy, High Commission or Consulate, as prescribed by the Minister.
  • The Minister may, by order, revoke a grant of citizenship in exceptional circumstances as may be deemed necessary.