Montenegro citizenship by Investment

Montenegro citizenship by Investment

The Montenegro citizenship by Investment Program was launched by the Government of Montenegro in January 2019 and it allows foreigners to be granted the citizenship of Montenegro at the discretion of the Ministry of Interior Affairs and Public Administration through a designated investment.

The Citizenship-by- Investment Program requires investments in economic activity (business) that will contribute to the economic development of Montenegro and/or investment in real estate and/or payment of funds into a special account of the Budget of Montenegro:

  • Invest EUR 250.000,00 in some of the development projects previously approved by the Government in an undeveloped area of Montenegro (generally the north of the country), or
  • Invest EUR 450.000,00 in some of the development projects previously approved by the Government in the developed area of Montenegro (generally the coastal area of the country);


  • Make a payment of EUR 100.000,00 in the form of Government fee.

*On top of the investments mentioned above, applicant will be required to pay additional fees related to covering the government’s costs of application, fees for each family member that you want to include in your application and fee for  intermediation agent.

Montenegro as your opportunity

Montenegro as your opportunity

Montenegro (photo by: Spasoje Šćekić)

Upon its independence in 2006, open economy and business-friendly environment has become one of the cornerstones of Montenegrin economic policy and development. While oriented toward complying with the demands of modern, democratic and economically developed society and market economy Montenegro became a full member of the World Bank, IMF and EBRD in 2007 and of WTO in 2012.

Today, Montenegro is one of the EU most perspective candidate countries, which status granted in December 2010, as well as member of NATO alliance from June 2017.

For more basic information on Montenegro as a business opportunity visit our page dedicated to it.

Benefits of having Montenegrin Passport

  • Fast procedure. (Residency within 3 weeks and approval of citizenship within app. six months.)
  • Dependents under 18 years of age are also granted citizenship with main applicants.
  • No language requirements.
  • No obligation to relinquish current nationality.
  • NATO Member.
  • Candidate country for future expansion of the EU, expected by 2025.
  • E-2 Treaty Program signed between Montenegro and the United States which allows citizens of Montenegro to reside and work in the U.S. under an E-2 Investor Visa.
  • Global mobility with access to 116 nations visa-free.
  • Strategic geographical location in Europe with direct access to Adriatic Sea.
  • Porto Montenegro and Porto novi finest yachting marinas.
  • An outstanding holiday destination.

Projects currently accepted for Citizenship- by- Investment programme

  • Condo Hotel „Kolašin Resort & Spa“, Kolašin
  • Condo Hotel “Breza”, Kolašin
  • Hotel for mixed use “Kraljičina plaža“, Miločer, Budva
  • “Durmitor Hotel and Villas“, hotel for mixed use, Žabljak
  • Condo „Bjelasica 1450 Kolašin“
  • Condo “K16”Kolašin, condo-hotel business model

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