The first step to starting your dream life in Vanuatu

The first step to starting your dream life in Vanuatu

What to know about Vanuatu

Located in the South Pacific, Vanuatu comprises of 83 islands, 68 of which are populated and stretch for 1,300 kilometers. With just over 200,000 inhabitants, it has been declared the happiest country in the world, according to a study by the UK’s New Economics Foundation.


Vanuatu is the ideal place for people who wish to enjoy lush nature and dense virgin rainforests, pristine white sandy beaches, idyllic sunsets and friendly people.

Rated as one of the 100 most business-friendly countries, Vanuatu is considered a tax haven. There is no income tax, withholding tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax or exchange controls in Vanuatu.

Vanuatu’s climate is subtropical. Temperatures in the country vary exceptionally little throughout the year. Being located close to the equator, its temperature is relatively uniform with a daily average of 26°C.

According to a report by the New Economics Foundation, the country with the highest standard of living is Vanuatu. The ranking is based on the Happy Planet Index, a mathematical formula that multiplies well-being by life expectancy and divides the result by the ecological impact.

There is no requirement for physical residence in the country to enjoy this citizenship.

Solutions for living in Vanuatu

With a minimum investment requirement of US$130,000, Vanuatu is very attractive for international investors.


Citizenship by investment in Vanuatu

Minimum required investment
Residence requirements
Approval request time
Family permission
Travel without a visa

Investment required
Permanence requirements
Citizenship in
Family permission
Travel without a visa