Launching the Montenegro Citizenship Programme

Montenegro Citizenship Programme

The Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Programme was launched in 2018 and it allows investors the opportunity to obtain the citizenship of Montenegro in exchange for investment in the country. The Montenegro programme requires applicants to make a contribution to the government as well as to invest in Real Estate. Applicants and their family members will also be subject to a due diligence process before being able to acquire the citizenship of Montenegro.

Benefits of Montenegro Citizenship by Investment

The Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Programme is aimed at attracting high net worth individuals, investors and entrepreneurs, and allows successful applicants and his/her family to enjoy all the benefits of being a citizen of Montenegro. A few of the main advantages are the following:
  • Visa free travel to over 120 countries, including the EU’s Schengen Area, Russia, Brazil & Turkey.
  • Fast application process which takes around 6 months
  • Permanent Residence status within 3 weeks
  • One of the fastest growing economies in the Balkans
  • Euro (€) as the main currency
  • Citizenship granted for life with the right to reside and work in Montenegro
  • The ability to include family members in the same application
  • Citizenship of a country pursuing EU membership
  • Member of NATO since 2017
  • Programme is exclusive to only 2,000 applicants
  • Montenegro Dual Citizenship is allowed.
 Source: Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates - Citizenship Law Firm: Montenegro Citizenship