Jamaica visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Jamaica

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Jamaican Visa.


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (2 x 2” dimension) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Jamaica Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Jamaica


Jamaica is a Caribbean island nation that is known for its mountains, rainforests, and reef-lined beaches. The rainforests and beach destinations are prime for activities like snorkeling, reef diving, sailing, and scuba diving. Adventurers will enjoy every bit of their time in the country due to the availability of mountains which are prime for caving and hiking. Jamaica is also well-known for its music and rhythm. Music is life in Jamaica, tourists won’t even realize when they have been swayed by the rhythm in the country.
 
The tourism industry in Jamaica is one of the most important industries in the country. The industry is a major source of foreign exchange in the country. Since 2017, the country has been hosting an average of 4.3 million tourists every year. In the years to come, the number of tourist visits is expected to rise even further.
 
Foreigners are required to declare sums of $10,000 on entry into the country. Contrary to popular belief, possession, trafficking, and usage of marijuana is illegal in the country.
 
Citizens of Australia, the Bahamas, Canada, Cyprus, Ghana, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Malaysia, Namibia, New Zealand, Swaziland, the United Kingdom, the United States may enter Jamaica for up to 6 months visa-free. Citizens of Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Norway, the Netherlands, Russia, Switzerland can enter Jamaica visa-free for up to 90 days.

Types of Jamaica Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 7 - 14 days 90 days
Business visa 7 - 14 days 90 days

General Requirements for Jamaica Visa


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (2 x 2” dimension) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Jamaica Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

20.00 (USD)

Business visa

20.00 (USD)

Jamaica Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Address: Plot 247, Muhammadu Buhari Way, Central Area District, Abuja - Nigeria

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Email: jamaicanembassy@yahoo.com / info@jhcnig.com

Phone: (+234) 9 291 3490 / (+234) 81 3606 3356

Frequently Asked Questions


What is the currency used in Jamaica?

The Jamaican dollar (sign: $; code: JMD) has been the currency of Jamaica since 1969. It is often abbreviated to J$, the J serving to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.


Where is Jamaica located?

Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea. The island is in the Northern and Western Hemispheres, located at latitude 17 degrees North (approximately), and between longitude 77 and 79 degrees West.


How rich is Jamaica?
As an upper-middle-income country, as stated by the World Bank, Jamaica has much to improve upon within its economy to decrease poverty rates in the country. Jamaica's poverty rate has improved, with a 1.7 percent growth of GDP during 2016 and an expected 2 percent for 2017.

How safe is Jamaica to travel to?
Jamaica has one of the highest per capita murder rates in the world, so tourists are advised to apply good caution while in the country.

What is the capital of Jamaica?
Kingston is the capital and largest city of Jamaica, located on the southeastern coast of the island.

What's the price for Jamaica tourist visa??
Adewale

2 years ago

What's the price for Jamaica tourist visa??

OKIJI OLUWAFEMI EMMANUEL

1 year ago

How much is visa fee


How can I avoid the United States going for Lagos to Jamaica?
Chibee Okechukwu

1 year ago

How can I avoid the issue of transit visa when traveling to Jamaica


I'm us citizen an my husband lives in naigria can I invite him to my daughter wedding in jamaica?
Obi Ugochukwu Stephen

2 years ago

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2 years ago

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Iam a Ghanaian nationality... Holding a Ghanaian passport how can I get a visa from Nigeria to Jamaica??
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2 years ago

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Please Must one be invited before one visit Jamaica for tourism?

How much form Nigeria to Jamaica?
Anthony Joyce osaze

1 year ago

Good morning I have a friend in Nigeria wish to travel to Jamaica how can I obtain all information that he can have have a smooth travel?


I need your assistance in applying for a visa?
Mercy Oziegbe

1 year ago

I need assistance on how to apply for a Jamaica visa


I am a Nigerian willing to study in Jamaica, how do I go about it.?
Christiana Christopher

1 year ago

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How much.from Nigeria to Jamaica and how much for a Jamaica tourist visa?
Yuval

11 months ago

How much

Yuval

11 months ago

How much


what if am married to a Jamaica what are the enquiries?

I'm a US citizen can I invite a friend from neigria to visit jamaica an to attend a wedding also?
Delmarva Knight

4 months ago

My fiancee is Nigerian. I'm from the United States. We wish to get married at Sandals Resort on 12/10/2022


Am from Nigeria i want to go jomaica for tourism how can i get your within the short period of time??
Oluwole Owolabi

1 year ago

Tourists application form online


When can I be able to apply for tourists visa?

I want to know the process involved and how much money it cost?
Adebisi ibrahim babatunde

3 months ago

From Nigeria


I want to know the process for someone applying from lagos state. Is it Visa on arrival?
Suzie

1 month ago

Applying for a Jamaica visa online , what are the next step after submitting my application for a tourist visa


I want to know the process for someone applying from lagos state. Is it Visa on arrival??
Okunade Morenikeji Ronke

1 year ago

Good morning. Please I need to know the process of applying for Jamaican Visa from Lagos?


How do I apply for a visitor's visa to visit Jamaica. Am not very computer literate. I can find a form on the website. I live in Lagos is there an Office I could go in Lagos?

I plan to go for a two months training in Jamaica, what types of visa do I apply for, Tourism or what? Can I apply in Lagos, any link to the online application? Thanks in anticipation.?

How do I start the processing of my visa to jamaica?
Laura Uwangue

1 year ago

How do i start processing my Visa to Jamaica?


Good afternoon, I would like to get the link to get the Jamaican visa application form? I would like to visit Jamaica in December. Please let me know how to proceed.?

How can I increase my chances of getting Jamaican tourist visa and avoid the issue of transit visa?

I want to come for submission at Jamaica embassy Abuja,what type of documents I need to bring along with me or do I need an appointment as well? Thank you?

I have no one in Jamaica & I want to travel for tourism, how can I obtain letter of invitation ??

Goodevening my name is stephanie, please how can a get a Jamaica visa and process it?? is it done online or offline. And what is the requirements for it.?

How much cash should I have in my account before I can apply for a Jamaican visa from Nigeria?

Where can I get Jamaica visa form?

What do I need for a tourist visa?

How can I obtain a visa to jamacia from nigeria.?

How much is jamaica visa in nigeria? Now?

how much will it cause to obtain the tourism visa using your establishment or organisation??

I'm looking for nursing job in Jamaica. I'm a Nigerian Nurse, I need a guide on how to get registered with Jamaican Nursing Board. How to get Visa and migrate to Jamaica. Thank you?

Is there no visa for students ??

I Need Jamacia visa?

Good evening sir/madam, A friend of mine wants to send an invitation letter to me, he is in Jamaica, do I need to do anything else aside from that??

Good afternoon my names are Pekipuma Ebilade Christopher pleas is there anyway I can apply for Jamaican visa in lagos state?

Am planning to travel to Jamaica in January 2023 from Nigeria. Can I start to process my visa documents now? Is the form available online ??

I want to knw how to apply for this Jamaican visa?

Pls i will like 2 discuss with d consular in Jamaica embassy in naìrobi..i base in Mogadishu somalia..n i work deir.but am a Nigerian..just want 2 visit as a tourist?

I want to know How much is Jamaica vacation visa from Nigeria?

Greetings, I am Mr. Awoyemi Mohammed Yusuf Adeola. I will love to know if the visa application is online or i will have to visit the Jamaican Embassy in Abuja in person. Please advise. Thanks.?

I don't have anyone in Jamaica can I still apply for a visa?

I wanna visit Jamaica as Soon as possible, l come across the most beautiful tourist nation's in the world, but Jamaica is more beautiful.l wanna know the process to be there.God blessed?

A Pastor invite me to Jamaica please how can I get my Jamaica Visa??