Cayman Islands: Enterprise City Special Economic Zone (Startup Visa)

Entrepreneurs can start a new business (or move an existing one) to the Cayman Islands through the Cayman Enterprise City Special Economic Zones, joining a vibrant community of businesses and receiving personal set-up assistance.



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.

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 


An approved business (in one of these sectors: internet, science and technology, media, commodities and derivatives, maritime, or aviation)

Physical office space maintained in the Cayman Islands


Application Process

Submit your information to contact Cayman Enterprise City. 

They will review your company’s activities, the number of staff you hope to relocate, the amount of office space you need, and your technological requirements to determine your fit for the program.

If your company is a good fit, they can guide you through forming a company in the Cayman Islands and opening an office within 4-6 weeks.

This is a custom, hands-on process

Documents Required

Contact Cayman Enterprise City here to begin the process and determine the documents you will need.

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