• Vanuatu Passports

About Vanuatu

The citizenship by inversion is a pattern that is getting energy as an ever increasing number of individuals look for second international passports to improve ordinary opportunities.

An elective identification enables the flexibility to make a trip visa allowed to a large number of nations; the opportunity to work and direct business around the globe; and the opportunity to carry on with a high caliber of existence without government obstruction.

The very substance of Vanuatu Development Support Program (DSP) is building nations by getting speculations from affluent people searching for a sheltered place to contribute their well deserved cash with the special reward of a moment identification. Financial specialists under DSP help make long-and here and now business, execute social activities in schools and doctor’s facilities, and foundation enhancements in nearby economies. Speculations are added to the economy specifically through a gift alternative that has an incredible effect in tourism improvement, makes the lives of the neighborhood individuals better, and builds up the islands supportability, by keenly saving nature, keeping the islands spotless and excellent for future ages of this wonderful heaven.

Vanuatu’s name is gotten from the word vanua (“land” or “home”), which happens in a few Austronesian dialects, and the word tu (“stand”). Together the two words demonstrated the free status of the new nation.


The tourism attracts important foreign exchange. Vanuatu is broadly perceived as one of the chief excursion goals for scuba jumpers wishing to investigate coral reefs of the South Pacific district. Tourism expanded 17 % from 2007 to 2008 to achieve 196,134 entries, as indicated by one gauge, and has been advanced, to some degree, by Vanuatu being the site of a few unscripted tv appears. The ninth period of the unscripted television arrangement Survivor was taped on Vanuatu, entitled Survivor: Vanuatu — Islands of Fire. After two years, Australia’s Celebrity Survivor was shot at a similar area utilized by the US form.

Budgetary administrations are an imperative piece of the economy. Vanuatu is a duty safe house that until the point when 2008 did not discharge account data to different governments or law-authorization organizations. Global weight, essentially from Australia, affected the Vanuatu government to start holding fast to worldwide standards to enhance straightforwardness. In Vanuatu, there is no pay, withholding, capital increases, or legacy impose and no trade control. Numerous universal ship-administration organizations signal their boats under the Vanuatu hail, on account of tax breaks and positive work laws (Vanuatu is a full individual from the International Maritime Organization and applies its worldwide traditions). Vanuatu is perceived as a “banner of accommodation” nation. A few record sharing gatherings, for example, the suppliers of the KaZaA system of Sharman Networks and the designers of WinMX, have joined in Vanuatu to keep away from control and lawful difficulties. In light of outside concerns the legislature has guaranteed to fix control of its seaward monetary focus.

In 2015, The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal positioned Vanuatu the 84th most financially free nation.

The four backbones of the economy are horticulture, tourism, seaward monetary administrations, and raising steers. There is generous angling movement, despite the fact that this industry does not acquire much remote trade.


Vanuatu Development Support program (DSP)

Development Support program (DSP) of Vanuatu was initially suggested at the beginning of 2016 and fully taken by the Government of Vanuatu in April 2017. The target of the Program is to create local jobs, encourage the economy and keep the national presupposition balanced.

  • The Vanuatu passport authorizes visa-free entry to more than 110 countries, for example the European Union, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Russia and Australia

  • The citizens of Vanuatu can aspire to the Australian visitor visa (subclass 600) and the tourist visa of the United States, among other countries

  • Friendly Family Citizenship Program: The approved application includes a family of four (principal applicant, spouse and two children under 18 years of age) with nominal fees for other additional dependents

  • The Republic of Vanuatu imposes no income, wealth, and inheritance taxes, Absence of tax treaty exchange and guaranteed bank and commercial privacy in the highly-developed Vanuatu Banking sector (Vanuatu is the Bahamas of the Pacific, but without tax exchange treaties in place with most countries)

  • There are no residency requirements for approved applicants

Visa-free travel with a Vanuatu passport

Travel the world with your Vanuatu passport without the intricate and annoying worry of obtaining visas. Enjoy your freedom, mobility and access to more than 110 countries without a visa, including the Schengen Zone of the European Union, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and other countries!

Visa Free

  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Botswana
  • Bulgaria
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominica
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Estonia
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • Gambia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Indonesia
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Latvia
  • Lesotho
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mauritius
  • Micronesia
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • Nicaragua
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • San Marino
  • Senegal
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Spain
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Uganda
  • Vatican City
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • United Kingdom (excluding some Overseas territories)
  • Slovenia

Visa on Arrival

  • Armenia
  • Bolivia
  • Cambodia
  • Cape Verde
  • Comoros
  • Djibouti
  • Dominican Republic
  • Egypt
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Iran
  • Jordan
  • Laos
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mozambique
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Samoa
  • Seychelles
  • Solomon Islands
  • Sri Lanka
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Ukraine


  • Australia and territories

  • Georgia
  • India

  • Myanmar
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DSP Pricing

  • Applicants must be over 18 years of age and under 65 years of age at the time of submitting their application.
  • Applicants must have no less than US $ 250,000 of net personal assets at the time of submitting their application.
  • At the beginning of the application: you must submit the 5000 USD due diligence fee. When the Financial Unit Commission has been approved, the applicant must deposit the remaining total rate according to the following: 170,000 USD for an applicant; $ 190,000 for a couple, $ 220,000 for a couple and a child under the age of 18, and $ 230,000 for a couple and two children under the age of 18. Qualifying additional dependents will need $ 15,000 each.

Aspirants must present an original certified criminal background document of the territorial jurisdiction in which they have resided during the last 12 months and (if different) the jurisdiction of their principal nationality.


List of documents required to submit an application under the Vanuatu DSP

  • Nomination and health forms (For main applicant, spouse, children, parents).
  • Existing passport color scan: (must show the page in its entirety), (passport cover with first 3 pages of the passport + last 3 pages of the passport = 7 pages in total), (For main applicant, spouse, children, parents).
  • ID card color scan, front and back, photocopied on 1 page, English translated when necessary (For main applicant, spouse, children, parents).
  • Marriage certificate, English translated when necessary.
  • Proof of relationship between main applicant and his/her parents, (birth certificates for all the applicants).
  • Birth certificate of children.
  • Police Clearance of applicants and dependents aged 18 and above.
  • Most recent academic certificates or reports of the children aged 18 – 25 years old.
  • Medical Checkup certificate for applicants aged 18 and above
  • Most recent education proof of dependent children.
  • Asset proof of no less than US$250,000.
  • Personal Bank statement of the last 6 months.
  • Main applicant’s CV and stamped proof of employment from his/her company.
  • 6 passport photos (40mm x 50mm) (For main applicant, spouse, children, parents).


  • Items 2 to 6 need to be in color copied. Translated documents need to be notarized. 
  • All submitted photocopied documents (main applicant, spouse, children, parents) need to be signed by the main applicant before scan and transmission to us.

DSP Application Process

  • Complete application form with all the supporting documents organized and initial due diligence deposit. (need to pay all bank charges). Week 1 of the month.
  • Commission and FIU undertakes initial KYC checks. Week 2 of the month.
  • Financial unit acceptance letter Issued by the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). Week 3-4 of the month.
  • Applicant pays the 100% of the application fee after the FIU approval has been granted. Contribution and fees. Week 3-4 of the month.
  • Final Intelligence Unit does final Good Standing Check. Week 4 of the month.
  • Citizenship Commissions Approves Application(s). First week of the next month.
  • Applicant to take Oath of Allegiance either in Hong Kong or Vanuatu. Client should bear all the expenses for his trip to HK or Vanuatu or the officers trip to his country. Week 1 of the next month.
  • Receive Citizenship Certificate(s) and Passport(s) documents in Hong Kong or Vanuatu. Client should Pay passport fee and courier. Week 1-2 of the next month.