Vanuatu

Development Support Program

Vanuatu is home to the Pacific region’s only formal citizenship by investment programs, of which it actually has three: The DSP, the VCP, and the REO.

The VCP is exclusive to applicants from greater China while the REO is still under development.

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Program at a glance

Program typeDirect citizenship program
Time to citizenship3-6 months
Time to citizenship1-3 months
Time to permanent residency1-3 months
Minimum investmentUS$130,000
Physical presence requirementNone
Application processing time1-3 months
Grants visa-free travel to98 countries
Contribution types availableDonation

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