A list of countries whose citizens can obtain visas to visit Jamaica, and the associated cost, can be found here. We are able to issue visitor visas to citizens of countries that are noted on the list as “obtainable at port of entry” as well as Taiwan. We are also able to issue work and student visas to U.S. citizens with proper documentation. Citizens of all other countries who desire a visitor visa will be required to apply through the Embassy of Jamaica as follows:

Required visa documentation

  • A completed visa application form here
  • Valid passport
  • One passport-sized photo
  • Valid return visa or travel documents to the United States or final destination
  • Copy of Travel itinerary (round trip ticket)
  • Visa fee + $20.00 return postage by Money Order or Bank Cashier’s Check payable to “Embassy of Jamaica”.

The above should be sent to:

Embassy of Jamaica

Attn: Visas

1520 New Hampshire Ave. NW

Washington, DC 20036

We suggest sending your application and supporting documents via a secure, traceable method such as FedEx, UPS or USPS Priority/Express Mail.