This highly prestigious nationality and passport program offers visa free travel to 110 countries INCLUDING all of the European Union and most of the rest of the world. Click here to read more about the visa requirements.
Minimum total costs:
Single Applicant: USD 150,000 Family up to 4 persons: USD 200,000 Additional Family member(s): USD 25,000 each
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The Development Support Program (DSP) was enacted by the Vanuatu Government under the Honorary Citizenship Regulations of the Citizenship Act (112).
Pursuant to the said regulations, candidates may apply for Vanuatu Honorary Citizenship by contribution of USD130,000 to the Government of Vanuatu.
The citizenship acquired under the DSP program is fully recognized by the Government of Vanuatu and the nationality is regarded as Ni-Vanuatu.
Those applying for and receiving Vanuatu Citizenship under the Development Support Program have the full right to reside in Vanuatu at all time and the passport is renewable upon expiry.
Besides the above mentioned cash contribution of 130,000$, there are some additional charges and fees, including citizenship cost, background check, VIPA fees, processing fees, Passport fees and agent handling fees etc…
Documents should be legalized before a notary public, in specific cases where there is no notary public close by, they may use the honorary consulate of Vanuatu.
Click here to see the list of required documents.