The Dominica Citizenship by Investment program is a widely celebrated method of gaining a Dominica passport, and the array of benefits citizenship in Dominica grants an applicant. By making a real estate investment in a government-approved development, you can move past lengthy immigration processes and residency steps in order to gain the advantages the citizens of Dominica possess.
Located along the picturesque, white sand beach on Douglas Bay and surrounded by Cabrits National Park, Range Developments has built the Cabrits Resort & Spa, Kempinski Dominica.
Our luxury resort opened in 2017 and has quickly become a world-renowned hotel, being listed among the “Hottest New Hotel Openings of Fall 2019″ by Condé Nast Traveler and named by Forbes “The most anticipated new Caribbean hotels for 2019 and beyond.”
The Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica is the first government-approved real estate project in Dominica under the country’s Citizenship by Investment Program. Read below and find how an investment in the Cabrits Resort & Spa, Kempinski is the best route to gaining all the advantages of Dominica citizenship.
Dominica Citizenship Benefits
The Dominica Citizenship by Investment program is one of the most coveted economic citizenship programs in the world, due in part to the wide-ranging opportunities having a Dominica passport and holding citizenship gives an investor. Established in 1993, the Dominica Economic Citizenship Program or Dominica Citizenship by Investment program grants citizenship to investors who, after meeting the criteria of the Citizenship Program, can gain a range of citizenship benefits beyond access to the “nature island of the Caribbean.” Dominica’s citizenship program allows for dual citizenship and is strictly governed by state laws and regulations.
Range Developments can help guide applicants through the real estate investing process and the application in order to benefit from the following advantages citizens of Dominica enjoy:
Visa-free travel to over 120 different countries
Gain access to the United Kingdom, Schengen Area of Europe, China, Singapore, and others through Dominica’s economic citizenship program.
Citizenship for Life
The main applicant can include an unlimited number of eligible dependents, passed down to generations without being required to visit or reside on the island.
The applicants benefit from this tax-efficient jurisdiction having the opportunity to grow their wealth through their investment.
Alignment with the world-renowned hotel brand
By investing into the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica, an investor becomes a shareholder of the hotel.
No development risk
The resort has been open and operational since 2019.
An opportunity to exit the investment after the Government prescribed holding period
An investor can sell his hotel share after 5 years to any investor who is interested in Dominica Citizenship whilst the original investor retains his citizenship.
The opportunities granted by Dominica’s investment citizenship program are tremendous. Now, you can explore how to gain those benefits for yourself by talking with one of our CBI representatives below and experience why citizenship in Dominica is so coveted.
Dominica Citizenship Application Process
Sign a reservation form and submit a deposit of USD 22,000
The Application & Fees
Pay processing and due diligence fees along with submitting the application directly to the service provider.
Processing & Payment
The application process can take up to 120 days. The main applicant or investor then pays the remaining balance of USD 198,000 and applicable Dominica government fees.
Closing & Transfer of Passports
Proof of ownership will be submitted to the Dominica government and you will receive your passport.
Established in 1993, the Dominica Economic Citizenship Program or Dominica Citizenship by Investment program grants citizenship to investors who, after meeting the criteria of the Citizenship Program, can gain a range of citizenship benefits beyond access to the “nature island of the Caribbean.” Dominica’s citizenship program allows for dual citizenship and is strictly governed by state laws and regulations.
Some of the benefits you are granted upon making an investment in a government-approved real estate development include:
Cost to Obtain Dominica Citizenship
Citizenship by Investment is sometimes referred to as economic citizenship due to the cost of investing in a government-approved real estate project or donation to a government fund. To successfully become a citizen in Dominica, there are investment and government fees to fulfill. As the program is designed with families in mind, the following application cost outline describes what a family of four can expect:
For Family of 4
Cost of share: $220,000
Government fees for the main applicant, a spouse, and 2 dependents: $35,000
Due Diligence fees: $11,500
Share registration fees: $8,800
Government processing fees: $1,000
Certificate of Naturalisation, including stamp fees: $1,000
Terms and Conditions may apply.
Dominica Economic Citizenship and the Government of Dominica
Citizenship by investment is controlled by the government of Dominica to ensure trustworthy partners and due diligence is undertaken in accordance with the laws of the country. We at Range Developments have a good and productive relationship with the Dominica government, having completed the world-renowned 5-star luxury CBI project the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica that benefits both the country and an investor’s family. We’re proud of the work we do in Dominica and our contribution to the island.
Discover More About Dominica Citizenship by Investment Program
Here at Range Developments, we assist clients in obtaining citizenship by investing in Dominica and assisting with the full citizenship application process. We encourage you to explore the documents in our extensive library that provides full details across a wide range of related topics from second citizenship to investor insights to US E2 visa* opportunities to background information on the relevant country.
*Terms and Conditions apply. Please contact a US immigration lawyer for further information.
Gain a Dominica Passport with Range Developments
By choosing Range Developments as your partner for your investment, you not only gain the opportunity to apply for Dominica but also align yourself with the leading and most successful developer in the Caribbean. We invite you to explore Citizenship by Investment opportunities to change the life and future of your family, your future, and island beauty.
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Dominica Investment Citizenship FAQ
Dominica's citizenship by investment programme is offered by the government and is commonly called economic citizenship. By investing in a country’s fund or an approved real estate project, the investor may be eligible for Dominica citizenship. Being a citizen of Dominica provides flexibility, mobility, and security. By obtaining economic citizenship, and a second passport, the investor will have more options and freedom to travel.
To qualify for Dominica's Citizenship by Investment programme, you need to make an investment in a designated real estate project approved by the Government of Dominica, such as the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica. In addition, you need to pay other fees and taxes as applicable and fulfill the formal requirement as identified by the government.
Yes, in the majority of cases your family member (below 30 and elderly parents) can be included in your Dominica citizenship application. For further details please contact our CBI consultants.
The Dominica government approvals and processing may take about 3-4 months from the submission of your application.
Under the new government regulations, the requirement of an interview is abolished in Dominica.
A Dominica passport is valid for 10 years and easily renewed thereafter.
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