Grenada Citizenship for Indian Investors
Grenadian citizenship offers an array of benefits for citizens of India, granting them more than a second passport and a place to travel. The path to citizenship in Grenada is time-consuming, with many steps in place to immigrate, but through their Citizenship by Investment programme, you’re able to obtain all the advantages of citizenship without the years of wait or work.
Discover how citizens of India can obtain a passport and citizenship of Grenada below.
The Benefits of Grenada Citizenship
The Citizenship by Investment programme in Grenada is one of the most coveted in the world, giving unique advantages that rival many other economic citizenship programmes offered. By investing in a government-approved real estate project, you’re granted:
Visa-free travel to over 140 countries
including the United Kingdom, the Schengen countries, and China.
Dual citizenship for life
The investor and their family are granted citizenship in Grenada that passes down through the generations, and includes unlimited dependents without being required to visit or reside in Grenada.
The investor can grow their wealth through their investment by benefiting from Grenada’s tax-efficient jurisdiction.
Investment Exit after 5 Years
Exiting the investment after a 5-year holding period, without the loss of citizenship in Grenada
The E2 Visa: A Passport for Business Minded Indians
The E2 visa, or the investor visa, is one of the primary reasons why citizens of India pursue citizenship in Grenada. The E2 visa is only available to citizens of countries with a treaty of navigation and commerce with the United States and allows the visa holder to work in, open, or invest in a business in the U.S. The visa also allows for a spouse to work in the United States and for children under the age of 21 to have access to education facilities.
To learn more about the E2 visa and how holding citizenship in Grenada can help Indians secure it for themselves, we encourage you to read here:
Investment as a Path to Grenada from India
Citizenship by Investment offered by Grenada is a simple application process with a partner who has extensive experience and a productive relationship with the Grenada government. The steps to becoming a citizen of Grenada are:
- Sales & Purchase agreement: sign an agreement and submit your deposit
- Application & Fees: both the processing fees, due diligence and other applicable fees must be paid along with the application directly to the service provider.
- Processing & Payment: the application process can take up to 120 days. Upon approval of citizenship, the main applicant then pays the remaining balance and applicable Grenada government fees.
- Closing & Transfer of Passports: proof of ownership will be submitted to the Grenada government, and you will receive your passports.
Grenada Citizenship Cost
The Grenada CBI programs are built with a family in mind, therein the investment and due diligence fees owed to the government of Grenada are based on a family of four and listed in U.S. dollars:
For Family of 4
Cost of share: $220,000
Government fees for the main applicant, a spouse and 2 dependents: $50,000
Due Diligence fees: $10,000
Share registration fees: $6,000
Government processing fees: $4,000
Passport fees: US $1,000
Oath of Allegiance: US $80
Terms and Conditions may apply.
Grenada Citizenship Opportunity for Citizens of India
We at Range Developments have assisted clients in obtaining citizenship in Grenada, being the leader of CBI real estate development, and have a strong track record of success with our previous Grenada resort.
We now offer the opportunity to Indian investors to gain dual citizenship in Grenada with our latest development, The InterContinental Grenada Resort.
By choosing Range Developments as your partner in gaining the advantages of citizenship in Grenada, you will have aligned yourself with the leading and most successful developer in the Caribbean. To begin the journey, please connect with one of our CBI representatives here:
InterContinental Grenada Resort
Located on the most beautiful beach in Grenada, this captivating resort is scheduled for opening in 2022.
Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica
The Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica, is a hideaway resort ranked one of the best in its class in the Caribbean.
Park Hyatt St. Kitts
A world-renowned 5-star resort located on the beautiful Caribbean island of St. Kitts & Nevis.
Six Senses La Sagesse, Grenada
Located on the most beautiful beach in Grenada, this captivating resort is scheduled for opening in 2023.
Grenada Citizenship Program FAQs
The Grenada 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 applicant may be eligible for Grenadian citizenship. Being a citizen of Grenada provides flexibility, mobility, and security. By obtaining economic citizenship, and a second passport, they will have more options and freedom to travel.
To qualify for Grenada's Citizenship by Investment programme, you need to make an investment in a designated real estate project approved by the Government of Grenada, such as the InterContinental Grenada Resort. In addition, you need to pay other fees 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 Grenada citizenship application. For further details please contact our CBI consultants.
The Grenadian government approvals and processing may take about 3-4 months from the submission of your application.
There is no requirement to visit or reside in Grenada for citizenship.
Under the new government regulations, the requirement of an interview is abolished in Grenada.
A Grenadian passport is valid for 5 years and easily renewed thereafter.
The US E2 investor visa program allows foreign nationals to invest in an approved US enterprise within an E-2 treaty country of the US. In return, the applicant and their immediate family are permitted to travel to, reside, work and go to school in the United States. Learn more about the benefits of an E2 Visa.
To qualify for a US E2 Visa an applicant must be a national of a country with which the US maintains a treaty of commerce and navigation. Grenada is a US treaty country that can grant them access to a US E2 visa. Additionally, they must commit a substantial amount of capital in an approved US enterprise. They must wish to enter the US for the sole purpose of developing or overseeing the approved investment enterprise.