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Montenegro Citizenship by Investment

Path to Montenegro passport by investment

  • The Montenegro Citizenship by Investment program (CBI) enables qualifying investors and their families to obtain Montenegrin passports in exchange for a defined investment in a government-approved real estate project, such as the SIRO by Kerzner residences. Montenegro is predicted to join the EU by 2025 which will create numerous benefits. The country is also part of NATO and citizens can enjoy visa-free travel to over 124 countries. Enquire now to find out more about Montenegro’s golden visa and securing residency through investment.

Requirements for Montenegro’s citizenship program

To be considered for Montenegrin citizenship via the CBI program, you are required to invest at least €450,000 in real estate within one of the government-approved developments, and make a €200,000 contribution to the Montenegrin government’s development and innovation funds. 

Investment: Minimum financial requirements of €450,000 (qualifying property investment): 

Investment of €450,000 and +€200,000 towards development and innovation funds

Key benefits to Montenegro’s Citizenship by Investment program

  • Visa-free travel and easy path to eventual EU citizenship
  • Cheapest CBI in Europe and short residency requirement

More and more people are asking what they need to do to secure Montenegro citizenship. Find out today!

Visa-free Travel

The Montenegrin passport, which ranks highly on the influential Henley Passport Index, allows for visa-free travel to 124 countries and territories, including the Schengen Area. With Montenegro’s planned accession to the EU in 2025, the passport’s value is set to increase greatly. Acquiring a Montenegro passport is one of the key benefits of Montenegro’s CBI program. 

Taxation Benefits

Montenegro’s tax rates are some of the lowest and most generous in Europe, levying low personal and corporate tax rates of just 9–15% (progressive). The country – which adopted the Euro as its currency in 2002 – imposes no foreign exchange controls and is a signatory to taxation treaties with over 40 countries.

Easy Access

Montenegro’s Citizenship By Investment program provides you and your family with perhaps the smoothest and most affordable path to citizenship of a European country. There is no residency requirement and no need to renounce your existing citizenship. No interview or language test is required, and there are no educational or professional criteria to meet.