- April 5, 2017
- Posted by: CIP Journal
- Category: Citizenship
The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has approved new fast track scheme allowing CIP applications under the Citizenship by Investment Program to be accelerated to a 60 day processing period under new Accelerated Application Process (AAP). The scheme was approved in October 2016.
All CIP applications under AAP will be given an accelerated treatment from the Citizenship by Investment Unit, Due Diligence Providers and the St. Kitts and Nevis Passport Office. This process also includes the application and processing of the St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis passport.
The following additional fees apply for the 60 day accelerated scheme on top of all investment fees.
AAP Process Fees (inclusive of Due Diligence Fees)
- Main Applicant: US$25,000.00
- Dependent above 16 years: US$20,000.00
- Additional fee of US$500.00 per person applicable for the processing of the St. Kitts and Nevis Passport for any dependents under the age of 16 years.
The following country citizens will not be eligible to apply under AAP scheme:
- Republic of Iraq,
- Republic of Yemen,
- Federal Republic of Nigeria