Jamaican passport

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Jamaican passport
The front cover of a contemporary Jamaican passport.
Issued by  Jamaica
Type of document Passport
Purpose Identification
Eligibility requirements Jamaican citizenship

The Jamaican passport is issued to citizens of Jamaica for international travel. The passport is a Caricom passport as Jamaica is a member of the Caribbean Community.

Physical appearance[edit]

Passports issued after September 2001 are machine-readable passports and thus carry a machine-readable zone starting with P<JAM. On the holder's page, the following information is recorded:[1]

  • Last Name
  • First names
  • Nationality (Jamaican)
  • Date of issue/expiry
  • Date and place of birth


  1. ^ "JAM-AD-02001". Council of the European Union. Retrieved 23 September 2010. 

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