Century Capital Inc.

ABOUT CENTURY CAPITAL INC.

Century Capital Inc. (CCI) in January 2016 became one of the first Licenced Authorised Agents under the Citizenship by Investment Program in Saint Lucia. CCI is a full-service advisory firm which provides services associated with acquiring citizenship by means of various investment options. The core objective of CCI is to guide and provide assistance to individuals and their families through the intricacies of investing in a foreign country with the aim of obtaining citizenship and/or residency.

TRAVEL VISA FREE OVER 100 COUNTRIES

Citizens of St. Lucia benefit from visa-free travel to the following countries (*visa issued on arrival):

Andorra
Antigua & Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia*
Bahamas
Bangladesh*
Barbados
Belize
Bolivia*
Botswana
Bulgaria
Cambodia*
Cape Verde*
Chile
Colombia
Comoros*
Costa Rica
Cuba
Djibouti*
Dominica
Dominican Republic

Ecuador
Egypt*
El Salvador
Fiji
Gambia
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras
Iran*
Ireland
Israel
Jamaica
Jordan*
Kenya
Kiribati
Laos People’s Dem. Rep.*
Lesotho
Liechtenstein

Madagascar*
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives*
Mauritania*
Mauritius
Micronesia
Monaco
Mozambique*
Nepal*
Nicaragua
Palau*
Panama
Peru
Philippines
Romania
Samoa *
San Marino
Senegal*
Singapore
Solomon Isl.*

Somalia*
South Korea
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Maarten
St. Vincent & Grenadines
Suriname
Swaziland
Tanzania*
Timor-Leste*
Togo*
Tonga *
Trinidad & Tobago
Tunisia
Tuvalu*
Uganda*
Vanuatu
Vatican City
Venezuela
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Additionally, on May 28th, 2015, the European Union signed a short stay waiver agreement with St. Lucia which permits a holder of a valid St. Lucian passport a 90-day stay in any 180-day period within the following 26 countries that form the Shengen area:

Austria
Belgium
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia

Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland

Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxemburg
Malta
Norway
Poland

Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
The Netherlands
United Kingdom

St. Lucia’s Citizenship by Investment Program

Saint Lucia is a member of the British Commonwealth as well as the UN, the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). These affiliations afford its citizens visa-free travel to 125 countries, from Hong Kong to the UK and all the member states of Schengen.

On January 1st, 2016 St. Lucia became the 5th Caribbean island to commence receiving applications for its Citizenship by Investment Program. The Government of Saint Lucia of officially launched the Program in Monaco in October 2015. St. Lucia’s CIP allows qualified individuals and their family to apply for Saint Lucian citizenship through an Authorized Agent. In Saint Lucia, qualified individuals are able to invest in either approved real estate projects, make a donation to the Government of Saint Lucia, purchase of Government bonds or to engage in an approved enterprise project. The CIP was created with the aim of propelling the growth of the local economy, create employment and opportunities for Saint Lucians and also to revitalize and expand the island’s number top foreign exchange earner, the Tourism industry

Benefits:

  1. Travel Visa Free to +100 countries including EU Schengen countries, Singapore and the UK;
  2. Equality of citizenship with natural born citizens including right to vote and ability to pass on citizenship to family;
  3. Hassel free process. No residency requirement, no need to travel to St Lucia during application process and quick processing within 3 months;
  4. St Lucia recognizes dual citizenship;
  5. No country restrictions;
  6. Unique Government Bond investment option not available with any other Caribbean programme, which must be held for 5 years and is non-interest bearing but refundable after 5 years;
  7. Stable political and economic democracy based on the British parliamentary style of government
  8. Favourable tax environment with no capital gains tax, relatively low income and corporate tax, no taxation on worldwide income, (once resident for less than 183 days), no estate or inheritance tax;
  9. Favourable international financial services sector;
  10. Good airlift into and out of St Lucia to most Cities around the globe and many non-stop flights to and from UK, USA, Europe, and Canada;