Montenegro is a southeastern European country that is located near the Adriatic Sea. It is a sovereign state which has an area of 13,812 km2 with a population of almost 640 thousand. In 2017, Montenegro became a formal member of NATO. It is a very peaceful place with a beautiful climate throughout the year. It has amazing beaches that exceeds more than 290 kilometers. This country is known for its biodiversity, openness to foreigners and breathtaking landscapes.
CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT
- Visa-free travel to more than 122+ countries around the European Union region,
Switzerland, and Russia.
- It is an official future candidate of EU and
a formal member of NATO.
- Right to work and live in Montenegro.
- Family included (spouse and children).
- Stable political environment.
- No requirement of previous education or management experience.
- No restriction on Dual Citizenship.
- Processing time for 3 – 6 months.
Montenegro is situated on the Balkan Peninsula, in southeastern Europe. The official currency is Euro and country’s GDP is $11.3 billion. Montenegro has a attractive coast and a mountainous northern region with over 1.6 million tourists visiting the country. Montenegro was ranked 49th out of the total of 188 countries in 2015 Human Development Index (HDI). Corporate income tax amounts to 9%. The tax rate on personal income is 9%. General VAT rate is 19%.
The Montenegro Economic Citizenship Program (MECP) also known as ”Special investment scheme’’ offers foreign and non-EU persons citizenship by admission through a designated investment.
The candidate is required to be over 18 years of age with a clear criminal record and good health. This application can be applied for your family and children as well.
One of the biggest advantages of this citizenship program is that the applicant receives mobility rights of traveling around 122+ countries without the need of a travel visa including EU Schengen states, Russia, U.A.E, Turkey, Singapore. However, a visa is needed to travel to United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and United States.
Montenegro Application Process
Understand the program, sign the retainer agreement and application preparation.
Month 2 - 3
File reviewing, submission, due diligence process and final decision.
Month 3 - 6
Comfort letter issuance, contribution payment, naturalization and passport issuance.