About Antigua & Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda, is a sovereign state in the Americas, lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major inhabited islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda). The permanent population numbers about 81,800 (at the 2011 Census) and the capital and largest port and city is St. John’s, on Antigua.
English is the official language. The Barbudan accent is slightly different from the Antiguan.
The country is nicknamed “Land of 365 Beaches” due to the many beaches surrounding the islands. Its governance, language, and culture have all been strongly influenced by the British Empire, of which the country was formerly a part. It remains a member of the Commonwealth and Queen Elizabeth II is the head of state.
Rainfall averages 990 mm (39 in) per year, with the amount varying widely from season to season. In general the wettest period is between September and November.
The culture is predominantly a mixture of West African and British cultural influences, Cricket is the national sport and Antigua has produced several famous cricket players. American popular culture and fashion also have a heavy influence. Most of the country’s media is made up of major United States networks.
Tourism dominates the economy, accounting for more than half of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Antigua is famous for its many luxury resorts.
Investment banking and financial services also make up an important part of the economy.
The Antigua-Barbuda Citizenship Investment Program is one of the newest economic programs in the Caribbean. Applicants and their families may acquire citizenship of Antigua-Barbuda in exchange for a significant investment into the country.
To expand and strengthen with direct foreign investment, the government has started citizenship by investment program also widely referred as CIP.
Read More – http://www.cip.gov.ag
Benefits of Antigua & Barbuda CIP
- Citizenship offering family security.
- Visa Free Travel to approximate 150 countries including, UK, EU, Hong Kong.
- No taxes on worldwide income capital gains dividends, gift, wealth and inheritance.
- Full residence status with the right to live, work and study in Antiqua and Barbuda, dual citizenship is allowed
- Inclusion of Family i.e. spouse children, parents and grand parents.
- No skills or bussiness experience or education is required.
How To Apply
ASSESSMENT OF CLIENT DOCUMENTS & SUBMISSION
Our team will gather all necessary documents and submit for security check. The client has to sign an agreement to start the application.
APPLICATION FORM AND DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED
All documents and applications will be scrutinized by our team, to avoid mistakes and to ensure they are submitted in the proper format.
SUBMISSION TO OUR ANTIGUA LAW FIRM
Once the files are properly prepared, they will be submitted to our Antigua law firm for verification.
ANTIGUA OFFICE SUBMISSION TO GOVT.
Our Antigua office will submit the application to the Govt. particularly to citizenship by investment unit. The authorities will assess the application, which may take 1-2 months. The approval will be received to submit the National Development Funds for the Govt.
ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATES OF CITIZENSHIPS
Once the funds are verified by the Govt. , they will issue “Certificates of Citizenship” in a month signed and sealed.
Passport issuance will be approximately 1 month after submitting the passport application and payments for passport.