Citizenship by Investment in Vanuatu

Ultimate tax-friendly second passport

Why Choose Vanuatu

Why Choose Vanuatu

Voted once as the happiest nation in the world by Lonely Planet, Vanuatu is a small, peaceful country island located in the South Pacific. From mountainous terrain, to heavenly tropical rainforests and picture-perfect beaches, a Vanuatu passport will get you far in life. As the gateway to Australia and the Asia-pacific, enjoy visa-free travel to 96 destinations, as well as zero tax requirements.

Our team will accompany you every step of the way to ensure your Vanuatu citizenship is successful. A dedicated account manager will provide you with the knowledge needed to make a sound investment.

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Advantages of Vanuatu citizenship

Vanuatu citizenship by investment is the only program in the region to offer passports to qualifying investors in one month. Also known as Vanuatu Golden Visa, the program is particularly popular among digital entrepreneurs, and comes with visa-free travel privileges to the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong and Russia, with no tax on worldwide or personal income. The country is also an excellent place to relocate or to invest in real estate.

No visitation, interview, or language requirements No visitation, interview, or language requirements
Vanuatu citizenship in 1 month Vanuatu citizenship in 1 month
Whole family Whole family
$130,000 minimum investment $130,000 minimum investment
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Who's eligible?

To be eligible for citizenship in Vanuatu, you must be over 18 years old, hold at least $250,000 in your bank account, and pass a detailed background check. Once the visa requirements for Vanuatu citizenship are confirmed, the whole family will be granted passports.

Vanuatu citizenship by investment timeline

3-4 days

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Consult with a specialist firm about the program requirements, and prepare your required documents for submission.

3-4 days

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Application submission

Submit your application, and wait while the Vanuatu government performs due diligence checks and goes through your application. If successful, you’ll receive a pre-approved letter.

5 days

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Make the investment

Make the required investment and provide proof.

30 days

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Passport received

Take the Oath Swearing Ceremony. Congratulations, you’re now a citizen of Vanuatu!

Investment Criteria

Local development fund

Applicants for the Vanuatu investment visa must donate $130,000 to Vanuatu’s local development fund. The purpose of the donation is to support the infrastructure and economic growth in the nation. For a family of four, the donation must amount to $180,000.

Why us?

We offer a service tailored to your specific needs and requirements. Our team of experts will work diligently from start to finish, ensuring a successful application. Professionalism and integrity are at the heart of the way we work.


Can you immigrate to Vanuatu?

Yes, Vanuatu immigration is possible by applying for Vanuatu Citizenship by investment.

How do I become a resident of Vanuatu?

You can become a resident by applying to Vanuatu’s Citizenship by Investment Program. For a $130,000 non-refundable donation to Vanuatu’s development fund, you can obtain a Vanuatu passport in one month.

How much is citizenship in Vanuatu?

Vanuatu citizenship costs $130,000 for one person or $180,000 for a family of four. Additional dependents can be added for an extra fee of $25,000 each. 

Which countries need visa for Vanuatu?

Visitors from most countries can apply for a visitor visa on arrival at Vanuatu, but have to meet the conditions, which include the presentation of a return ticket. However, visitors from some countries need to apply for the visa before they travel. 

To know the conditions for the visa and the list of countries that are exempt, visit Vanuatu’s Visitor Visa page

How many countries are visa-free for Vanuatu?

Vanuatu citizens can travel to 96 countries visa-free, including the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong and Russia. 

How do I get a golden passport in Vanuatu?

The Vanuatu Golden Visa is granted upon a donation of  $130,000 or more to the country’s local development fund.

Our commitment to you

At Global Citizen Solutions, we work solely on your behalf. We are dedicated to providing a specialized service to each of our clients with the knowledge that comes with years of expertise, as well as access to a proprietary database of market information. We give the insight and data analysis to allow our clients to make investments with confidence.

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