An application for a new Jamaican passport will require completion of an application and payment of fees. For further details and other travel related information, contact the consular section of the Jamaican embassy or the Jamaican consulate nearest to you.
Required supporting documents might include and are not limited to any of the following:
Entry Requirements : For US citizens only.
U.S. citizens traveling as tourists can enter Jamaica with a U.S. passport or a certified copy of a U.S. birth certificate and current state photo identification. They must also have a return ticket and sufficient funds for their visit. U.S. citizens traveling to Jamaica for work or for extended stays are required to have a current passport and must obtain a visa before arriving. A departure tax is collected when leaving the country.
In an effort to prevent international child abduction, many governments have initiated procedures at entry/exit points. These often include requiring documentary evidence of relationship and permission for the child's travel from the parent(s) or legal guardian not present. Having such documentation on hand, even if not required, may facilitate entry/departure.
Restricted entry :
Jamaica does not recognise passports issued by the Palestinian Government.
Passport Requirement for Jamaica :
Passport valid for at least six months required by all except the following:
Nationals of the USA holding a certified copy of a birth certificate and photo identification (eg drivers licence or student ID).
Foreign embassies in Jamaica
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