Children: 0-30 years
Parents/grandparents: 55+ years
The Citizenship by Investment program was launched in November 2012. The laws governing this program are in the Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Act. The Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment Regulations. With an Antigua and Barbuda passport, a citizen can travel to approximately 131+ countries, including Hong Kong, Singapore, the United Kingdom and Schengen zone. In 2009 the Antigua and Barbuda Government signed a visa waiver agreement with the European Union which allows Antigua and Barbuda citizens to visit the Schengen countries without a visa, for a period of 90 days within any period of six months following the date of first entry into any E.U. country.
In Antigua and Barbuda there is no income tax payable for worldwide income. There is no restriction on the imported capital and repatriation of profits.
Applicants and their dependents who have in the past been denied a visa to countries which Antigua has visa-free access may not apply. The process will take between 4 to 6 months from the submission of the application to the issuance of the citizenship certificates and passports. New citizens above 18 years old are required to visit in Antigua and Barbuda for of 5 days before renewing their passports.