Stage 1 Month 1
Gather the necessary documents and submit the application, along with your medical examination results. If you are applying under the Real Estate option, you are required to produce a sale agreement with an approved developer.
Stage 2 Month 3-4
It takes 90 days to process for the CIBU to process an application. For an additional fee, you can opt for the Accelerated Application Process and have your application processed in 60 days and, in some cases, 45 days. During that time, due diligence is performed on your application. Following the receipt of a letter of approval, you are instructed to finalise your investment option.
Stage 3 Month 4-5
Upon receipt, the CBIU will issue a Certificate of Registration, which will be used to obtain the passport.