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Montenegro Second Passport Middle East, Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Program

Why Choose Montenegro ?

A European country located at the sea, which is planning to join the European Union and the Schengen agreement. A Balkan Country with rough mountains, Montenegro has medieval towns and a narrow strip of beaches along with its Adriatic coastline. The Bay of Kotor, is dotted with coastal churches and secured towns such as Kotor and Herceg Novi. The Durmitor National Park is home to bears and wolves which is surrounded by Limestone peaks, frozen lakes and Tara River Canyon.

Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Program

The Montenegrin Government has affirmed the conditions for granting citizenship by investment in the year 2018. The main condition is to have Residency of Montenegro for a least 6 months before the submission of an application for citizenship and to invest in shares in a government approved development project i.e, government-approved construction in the Southern resort part of Montenegro, also in the capital city of Podgorica, or government-approved construction in the northern part of the country that will be developed for the first time.

There are 2 main options for receiving Montenegro citizenship by investment :
  • €100,000 - Contribution to the Northern state.
  • €250,000 - Investment into government approved real-estate developments in the northern part of the country.
  • €100,000 - Contribution to the Southern state.
  • €450,000 - Investment into government approved real-estate developments in the southern part of Montenegro or in the capital city of Podgorica.

For one single investment, Montenegro citizenship can be obtained by the investor, his/her spouse and children up to age 18. Citizenship is also given to children born after the investor has obtained Montenegro citizenship, as well as each successive generation.

Main requirements for applying:
  • Only non-EU citizens can apply
  • They cannot be subject to individual sanctions or banned from entry to the EU, USA, UK, or Canada
  • They must lack a criminal record or open legal cases against them
  • They must prove the lawful origin of the funds used to invest
  • They must have an impeccable personal and business reputation, as well as a credit history
  • The investor must be in good health
The application process for citizenship can only begin six months after one has obtained the resident status.

Advantages of Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Program
  • Visa-free travel to European Union countries within the Schengen area, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Romania, Russia, Turkey, and many other countries worldwide.
  • Together with the investor, citizenship can also be obtained by his/her family members.
  • No major requirements to renounce your existing citizenship or for living in Montenegro.
  • No need for knowing the language.
  • There are no taxes on inheritance, gifts, and payments from life and property insurance.The income that is taxed is only from inside Montenegro.

Why Choose Stratix Consultants ?

Stratix consultants is an abled team of immigration consultants and solicitors in Dubai with services extended to the entire Middle East, backed up with a strong experience. Our vision is to provide hassle free, easy, fast and client oriented immigration service.

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