REQUIREMENTS: MONTENEGRO CITIZENSHIP

  • The main applicant must be at least 18 year’s old
  • Ability to prove the source of funds intended to be used for the program
  • No criminal record
  • Investment to be maintained at least for 5 years
  • Insurance policy in place to cover health insurance for the applicant and dependents
  • Medical report confirming in good health

BENEFITS: MONTENEGRO CITIZENSHIP

  • Dependents included:
    • Spouse
    • Dependent children
  • No language requirement
  • No residency requirement
  • Member of the World Trade Organization (“WTO”) since 2011
  • Official currency: Euro (since 2002)
    Official candidate for the Adhesion of the European Union (E.U) by 2025
  • Visa-free travel/entry to 122 countries, including Schengen Area, Brazil, Russia, Turkey, Hong Kong and Singapore
  • Access to USA via the E-2 Treaty Investor Visa
  • Low cost and tax efficient jurisdiction

Investment Options

Option 1:
  • Donation of EUR 100,000 in a Government Fund
  • Real estate investment of EUR 250,000 in the northern or central region of Montenegro
Option 2:
  • Donation of EUR 100,000 in a Government Fund
  • Real estate investment of EUR 450,000 in the Capital of Podgorica or the coastal region of Montenegro

Process

  • Apply between 1st January 2019 and 31st December 2021
  • Instruct international due diligence agent and pay appropriate fees: EUR 7,000 for single applicant, or EUR 10,000 for a family of 4 (Note: checks only apply to children over 18)
  • Receive a positive opinion from the international due diligence agent
  • Make a qualifying investment
  • Receive Approval-in-Principle (program limited to 2000 decisions of admission)