Things to Know


Passports & Visas

We want to help you to save time and money so that your arrival in Jamaica is seamless and stress-free. In this regard, we have provided information about and encourage you to follow, the procedures for our entry visa regulations.

It is advisable that you adhere to the passport and visa requirements of the Island. In general, citizens of the USA, Commonwealth countries (except Pakistan, Sri Lanka, the Cayman Islands, Nigeria and the British Virgin Islands) and most developed countries do not require a visa for entry to Jamaica.

However, visitors who have been permitted to enter the Island for a specified period (e.g. 14, 30, 60 90 days or 6 months) will require a visa if they intend to stay beyond the stated time. Visa is also required for persons entering the Island to study or work.

More detailed information can be obtained from the Jamaica Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency website. The link is provided below: