How do I renew my Jamaican passport in the UK?

All applicants must apply in person either at the High Commission or the Jamaican Consulate (Birmingham). Applications can also be submitted at Consular Surgeries whenever they are held in the UK.

Can I renew my Jamaican passport online from the UK?

Unfortunately you will not be able to renew your passport online. Only Adult Jamaican passports issued after September 2001 can be renewed online. You should visit a PICA Office or Jamaican Overseas Consulate/Embassy/Mission to renew your Handwritten Blue passport.

Who is the Jamaican Ambassador to UK?

Seth George Ramocan
His Excellency Mr. Seth George Ramocan, CD, became Jamaica’s 13th High Commissioner to the United Kingdom in December 2016. He is also non-resident Ambassador to six countries namely; Ireland, the Republic of Finland, the Republic of Cyprus, as well as, the Kingdoms of Denmark, Norway and Sweden.

What do you need to renew your Jamaican passport?

Passport Renewals: Please complete Application Form and submit with your expired passport, two (2) identical color photographs one of which must be certified by the Certifying Official who signs Section F (photos are not to be stapled or paper clipped to the form), and a certified copy of birth certificate.

Can a Jamaican citizen live in England?

Citizens of Jamaica are able to visit the United Kingdom when they apply for a visa. However, there are restrictions placed on this visa to ensure that applicants are not abusing their stay in the United Kingdom.

How can a Jamaican get a British passport?

British Nationality could be obtained through your birth, or through the birth of any one of your parents or grandparents, in Jamaica. This arises because of Britain’s relationship with Jamaica and its Colonial history.

How much is a Jamaican passport 2021?

The price of a regular adult passport will move from $4,500 to $6,500 while the passport for a minor will move from $2,700 to $4000.

Where can Jamaicans fly without a visa?

Visa free countries

  • 🇦🇬 Antigua and Barbuda. Stay: 6 months. 🇦🇷 Argentina. Stay: 90 days. 🇧🇸 Bahamas.
  • 🇧🇩 Bangladesh. Stay: N/A. 🇮🇩 Indonesia. 🇮🇱 Israel. Stay: 90 days.
  • 🇧🇼 Botswana. Stay: 90 days. 🇸🇿 Eswatini. 🇬🇲 Gambia. Stay: 90 days.
  • 🇫🇯 Fiji. 🇰🇮 Kiribati. Stay: 30 days. 🇫🇲 Micronesia.
  • 🇷🇺 Russia. Stay: 90 days. 🇷🇸 Serbia. Stay: 30 days.

Who is Jamaica’s High Commissioner?

H. E. Seth George Ramocan (December 2016 – Present)

What does the high commissioner do?

a representative of one sovereign member of the Commonwealth of Nations in the country of another, having a rank and responsibilities generally similar to those of an ambassador. the chief of a special international commission or other organization.

Where do most Jamaicans live in London?

More large Jamaican communities in London are Tottenham in North London, Hackney in East London, Harlesden in North-West London and both Croydon & Lewisham in South London. The highest concentration of Jamaicans are more precisely in the South London boroughs of Lambeth, Lewisham & Croydon.

Do Jamaicans need a visa for UK?

Citizens of Jamaica are able to visit the United Kingdom when they apply for a visa. The most common visa that is applied for is the standard visitor visa because it encompasses most travel purposes. You are also not allowed to work while in the United Kingdom, whether you are paid or not.

How to contact Jamaica High Commission in London?

High Commission of Jamaica in London, England (UK) 1 Address 1-2 Prince Consort Road, SW7 2BZ 2 City London 3 Email [email protected] 4 Fax 44- (0)-207-589-5154 5 Phone 44- (0)-207-823-9911 6 Website

Is there a Jamaican Consulate in the UK?

In addition to the high commission in London, Jamaica also has a consulate in Birmingham. The United Kingdom maintains a high commission in Kingston. The Jamaican high commission is one of 561 foreign representations in the United Kingdom and one of 195 foreign representations in London.

How to get a Jamaican passport in London?

Jamaican passport and visa from are issued only to citizens whose main residence is in Jamaica and United-kingdom. The process of issuing Jamaican Visa and Passport of Jamaica can take few weeks. *Please contact with Jamaican Consulate in London if you have any question as regards of visa and passport matters.

Can you send an application to the High Commission in London?

They should not be sent to the High Commission in London. Applications received by the High Commission CAN NOT BE PROCESSED and will be returned to sender at your cost. Please visit the RGD’s website at to access all information and their online services.