Antigua and Barbuda's Citizenship by Investment Programme has been amended.
The changes should increase the attractiveness of this programme for investors.
Payments for Due Diligence check were eliminated in the case of reissuing a passport after 5 (five) years from the date of issuance.
There is a new investment option for real estate buyers: the threshold of entry has decreased to 200 000 us dollars, subject to a collective investment of 400 000 us dollars by two investors.
The age of dependent parents decreased from 65 to 58 years.
A requirement for dependent children under the age of 18 to visit Antigua and Barbuda for a period of 5 days during the first 5 years after their passports were issued has been eliminated. But upon reaching the age of 18, they will be required to comply with the requirement to reside in the country, as well as the requirement to swear an oath of allegiance.