Returning Residents for Jamaican Citizens

The updated Returning Citizens’ Information Guide is being forwarded for your attention.

It should be noted that the Guide includes inter alia:

  • Eligibility for Returning Resident Status
  • Documentary Requirements (General, students and involuntarily returned migrants)
  • Procedures for clearance of unaccompanied baggage
  • Regulations for the importation of cats and dogs
  • Procedures for the importation of motor vehicles
  • Updated directory of Returning Residents Associations in Jamaica
  • Allowances for duty-free importation of personal and household effects


Embassy and Permanent Mission of Jamaica

to the United Nations and Other International Organisations at Geneva

Avenue de France 23

1202 Geneva


Tel: 0041 (0)22 908-0768/(0)22 908-0760

Fax: 0041 (0)22-738-4420