Cayman Islands - Certificate of Permanent Residence (Investment Visa)

The Certificate of Permanent Residence for Persons of Independent Means allows real estate investors and their family members to become permanent residents of the Cayman Islands, with a limited right to work and a path to citizenship.



The Cayman Islands are a Caribbean paradise known for pristine natural beauty, gourmet cuisine, and culture of “Caymankindness,” just a short flight from the USA. 

Long a haven of affluent travelers, the Cayman Islands offer developed infrastructure, international-standard schools, high-quality medical care, and a keen local pride in hospitality and friendliness.

A variation of Certificate of Permanent Residence can allow applicant to work in specified fields or occupations.

Internet Speed

Broadband internet, wireless, fixed line, and fiber optic connections are available, ranging from 512 Kbps to 300 Mbps.

Cost of living

Generally higher than countries including U.S.A., Canada, U.K., and E.U. members 


$2.4+ million invested in real estate


Application Process

Fill out the application form, pay the fees, and gather your documents.

Submit them by mail to: The Director, Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman, P.O. Box 1098, Grand Cayman, KY1-1102, Cayman Islands

Documents Required

Other documents may be required. All documents must be submitted in English, or with a certified translation.

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