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High Commission of Canada in Jamaica, in Kingston

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in Jamaica.

We also provide services to Canadians in:

Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands

Services and information

Adoption and surrogacy

Process to adopt a child internationally and bring them back to Canada.

Birth abroad

Register a child's birth abroad.

Citizenship services

Steps to become a Canadian citizen. Get proof of citizenship.

Criminal record checks

How to get a criminal record check abroad, if required.

Death abroad

Steps to follow when a loved one dies abroad.

Marriage abroad

Requirements, documents and processes for getting married abroad.

Notarial services

Have your documents certified and authenticated.

Passport services

Apply for a passport and what to do if your passport is lost, stolen or damaged.

Pensions and retirement

Information on pensions and retiring outside of Canada.

Studying abroad

Information on education or research opportunities in foreign countries.

Visa and immigration services

Apply to immigrate. Get a visa to study, work or visit Canada.

Voting abroad

Voting process for Canadians who live abroad.

Office information


3 West Kings House Road, Kingston 10, Jamaica

Our representative

Emina Tudakovic, High Commissioner for Canada in Jamaica

Emina Tudakovic
High Commissioner for Canada in Jamaica

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Date Holiday
2024-01-01 New Year's Day
2024-02-14 Ash Wednesday
2024-03-29 Good Friday
2024-04-01 Easter Monday
2024-05-23 Labour Day (Jamaica)
2024-07-01 Canada Day
2024-08-01 Emancipation Day (Jamaica)
2024-08-06 Independence Day (Jamaica)
2024-09-30 National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
2024-10-21 National Heroes’ Day (Jamaica)
2024-12-25 Christmas Day
2024-12-26 Boxing Day
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