Grenada Citizenship by Investment Project

The Citizenship by Investment Committee (CBIC) was established by the Honourable Prime Minister of Grenada and is the Government authority responsible for processing all applications for Agent’s Licenses, and all applications for Citizenship by Investment by applicants and their family.

Grenada Citizenship: Benefits

  • Citizenship Certificate and Passport normally issued 60 business days after application
  • Investment securely made upon approval less reservation deposit
  • Visa Free travel to over 120 countries including the UK, Schengen states, Hong Kong, Singapore, and China
  • Possibility to obtain E2 investor visa or 10 year multiple entry visa to the United States
  • No educational or language requirement
  • Lifetime citizenship
  • Dual citizenship allowed
  • Citizenship for dependent family members such as Spouse, Children up to 25 years old and parents.
  • Beautiful island to reside and vacation in -Growing economic market
  • Generous tax regime, no taxation on wealth, inheritance, foreign income or capital gains

 

About Grenada

Grenada is an island country, consisting of itself and six smaller islands at the southern end of the Grenadines in the south eastern Caribbean Sea. Grenada is located northwest of Trinidad and Tobago, northeast of Venezuela, and southwest of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Grenada, known as the ‘Spice Isle’, an exporter of cinnamon, cloves, ginger, coco, nutmeg and fruit, is one of the most beautiful and lush islands in the West Indies. Unspoilt and exotic, Grenada’s Dramatic scenery, tropical rain forests, waterfalls and golden beaches will appeal to visitors from around the world.

Grenada is a member of the United Nations, the British Commonwealth, Caricom and the Organisation of American States (OAS) among many other international organisations. Holders of the Grenada passport enjoy visa free travel to approximately 120 countries, including the U.K., and the countries of the Schengen area, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and most of South America. Grenada further enjoys an E2 investor treaty with the United States allowing for application of E2 visas for qualified citizens.

 

Travel to 120 visa free countries

Americas

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua & Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Aruba
  • Bermuda
  • British Virgin Island
  • Bolivia
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Brazil
  • Cuba
  • Cayman Island
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Falklands Islands
  • Guadeloupe
  • Haiti
  • Jamaica
  • Martinique
  • Montserrat
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Venezuela

Africa

  • Botswana
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Egypt
  • Kenya
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • Madagascar
  • Mozambique
  • Saint Helena
  • Ascension
  • and Tristan da Cunha
  • Seychelles
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Europe

  • Kosovo
  • Guernsey
  • Gibraltar
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man
  • Jersey
  • United Kingdom

Schengen
(Added May2015)

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia

Asia

  • Armenia
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • Macau
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Nepal
  • Israel
  • Philippines
  • Seychelles
  • Sri Lanka
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Timor -Leste
  • Turkey

Oceania

  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Tuvalu
  • Vanuatu

Grenada Frequently Asked Questions

Location

Located 12 degrees north of the equator, Grenada lies at the southernmost tip of the Windward Islands just outside the hurricane belt. A trio of islands bordered by even more islets, coves and sheltered bays, a natural oceanic oasis coveted by sailors, locals and visitors alike.

People

The island’s population is 100,000. Roman Catholics account for 53% of the population with a further 33.2% Protestants and 13.8% Anglicans. Although English is the official language, French patois is spoken widely and 96% of the total population are literate.

Language

English is the official language and by far the predominant language. French, Spanish and Italian can be heard from time to time.

Climate

The climate in Grenada is tropical with average temperatures of around 28 °C year round. It is a sunny island enjoyable all months of the year, and with cooler breezy locations in the mountains.

Capital

The capital of Grenada is Saint George's.

Time

The island has a time difference of 5 hours behind GMT, 1 hour ahead of Washington DC, during standard time

Economy

Grenada has a stable economy, relying mainly on agriculture and tourism. Agricultural produce includes bananas, cocoa, nutmeg, mace, citrus, avocados, coffee, sugarcane and many exotic spices. The currency is the Eastern Caribbean (EC) dollar which is linked to the US dollar. Major credit cards are accepted at most hotels, car rental companies and shops. Travellers cheques are accepted throughout the Island.

How to get there?

Grenada is just 3 hours from Miami, 4 hours from New York and Toronto and 8 hours from London, all by direct air service. Port of Spain (Trinidad) is just 20 minutes flight away, Barbados just 40 minutes and South America (Venezuela) 45 minutes. The modern airport accommodates international flights including:

  • British Airways and Virgin Atlantic from London
  • American Airlines from Miami, Delta and Caribbean Airlines Air Canada and Caribbean Airlines from Toronto
  • Conviasa from Venezuela
  • Liat and SVG provide regional, inter island flights SVG also handle all private jets. A VIP airport service is available upon request
  • Newly added in 2015 a weekly Delta flight from Atlanta and weekly Jet Blue from JFK has been added

Will I be liable to any taxes in Grenada?

Under the terms of the Citizenship by Investment program you will not be liable to any income tax, capital gains tax or inheritance tax.