Retire in Belize
Health Saftey

Belize is welcoming travelers again, with a Tourism Gold Standard program in place designed to keep you safe and recognized as one of the top in the world. See our Health & Safety page for up-to-date details related to COVID-19 vaccinations, testing requirements and everything else you need to know in order to have the Belize vacation of your dreams.

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Conducting Business in Belize  

  • QRP’s shall be entitled to carry on business in Belize with the approval of the BTB, if the person meets the following criteria:
    • A Business Plan
    • Proof of Investment of at least 1 Million Belize dollars (500 K USD)
    • If the person has resided in Belize for at least 180 non-consecutive days.
    • The Business must employ at least five Belizean citizens.
  • A QRP granted approval to carry on business in Belize shall be eligible for
    • Permanent residency after designation as a QRP for five [5] years
    • For the grant of any other license or permit necessary for carrying on business in Belize
    • Practice philanthropy in Belize