UPDATE: The Montenegro Citizenship Program has closed on December 31, 2022.
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Montenegro (Black Mountain) is located in Southern East Europe and is known as the Pearl of the Balkans. It has a Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental climate inland, scenic shoreline and an average of 180 sunny days a year which attracts many visitors. Over the past years, Montenegro has become a stable democratic jurisdiction with a fast-growing market economy. It’s a business-friendly environment, and an open economy has made it one of the cornerstones of Montenegrin economic policy.
The Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Program will be open only for 2,000 applicants from only non-EU countries for a limited period of 3 years only.
What is Montenegro Citizenship by Investment Program?
The Montenegro Citizenship by Investment (MECP or CBI) program, launched in 2018; allows investors to obtain citizenship in Montenegro in exchange for Real Estate investment in the country. The Montenegro permanent residency programme requires applicants to contribute to the development fund and invest in economic development projects approved by the Montenegro Government.
Montenegro is a candidate country to join the EU, and it is expected to enter the European Union in 2025. Citizens of Montenegro can enjoy visa-free travel in 123 countries including the European Schengen area.