Commonwealth of Dominica is one of the most popular citizenship by investment programs. The program was started in the late ’90s but got maximum attention in the last few years. The Caribbean region is full of surprises if you are looking for options to relocate. Similarly, we are personally experiencing how people are taking more interest in Dominican citizenship. Our company, Saad Ahsan Immigration Law Firm been working for almost two decades now. We have come across thousands of clients with different interests. Initially, people only knew about the USA, UK, Canada, and a few famous countries in Europe. Over time, the trends kept changing. People get to understand how there are better options available to become a global citizen in just 90 days.
The Caribbean region is full of nature and a land rich in culture. Dominica is an island country and attracts people who love nature. If you are someone who wants to experience nature more closely, you must visit Dominica once in a lifetime. Getting Dominican citizenship is just a great opportunity to live in Dominica after retirement.
We still remember when we start working on citizenship by investment for the first time ever in Pakistan. People were not familiar with the concept. There were common ideas like Visit Visa, Work Visa, Study Visa, Spouse Visa, etc. Getting citizenship as a reward for your Real Estate Investment in some other country was a new thing and it took us a while to make people understand how it is one of the easiest, fastest, and most reliable ways to get citizenship.
Why Dominica is the No. 1 Citizenship Program?
Dominica ranks as Best Citizenship by Investment Program for consecutive 6 years in World CBI Index. The CBI Index decides the rankings on the basis of 9 different factors. The factors include economic, socio-economic, safety, agriculture, taxation, and others. Maintaining no.1 position for six years is not easy but Dominica successfully did this.
At the start of 2022, Dominica made a great move by revising the definition of dependents in their citizenship by investment program. Similarly, it was high time that people were looking for options to relocate because of the uncertainty caused by COVID and global inflation. After redefining the dependents, the applicant’s whole family including siblings, parents, and grandparents got inclusion. Not only this but the family of the applicant’s spouse can also be part of your application. This means that the siblings, parents, and grandparents of the spouse are also considered dependents. Also, the age of children becomes 30 after redefining the dependents.
Addition of Countries to Visa-free Travel List on Dominican Citizenship:
Other than this, we are claiming Dominica as the best citizenship option for 2023 before the year even starts because of the newly added countries to its visa-free travel list. China is one of the biggest economies in the world. The Dominican government recently made an official announcement that Dominican Citizenship is expanding its visa-free travel list and now China is also visa-free. Basically, having a country visa-free on your passport gives you direct access to continue the business, trading, work, and educational ties with them. This written agreement between Dominica & China will become a very favorable move for the citizens of both countries. With Dominican 2nd Citizenship.
What are the Investment Options in Dominica to get Citizenship?
There are two options to get Citizenship in just 90 Days along with many other benefits of getting Dominican Citizenship:
Real Estate Investment
Foreign Investors can invest in Dominican Luxury Real Estate and get great returns. The investment amount starts at $220,000 which is refundable after a certain duration.
Donation to National Fund
Investors can also make a donation to the National Fund in the amount of $100,000 only. This donation amount is non-refundable.
What is the Processing Time for Dominican Citizenship?
It is one of the fastest citizenship programs in the world. If you start your process today, it will take 3-4 months including all the processing and approvals to become a Dominican citizen.