All visitors to Jamaica should have a passport valid for at least six months, with the exception of Canadian citizens who may enter Jamaica with a passport expired up to one year. All visitors must hold sufficient funds to cover period of intended stay, as well as an onward or return ticket.
Travelers from Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, United Kingdom and United States as well as most European Union countries and most Commonwealth countries (with the exception of Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka and Nigeria) do not require a visa to enter Jamaica.
A maximum stay of six months without a visa is granted for citizens of Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom and United States.
Citizens of Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the Commonwealth countries (with the exception of Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka and Nigeria) are allowed to stay in Jamaica for a period not exceeding 90 days without a visa.
Nationals of Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Iceland, Israel, Korea, Liechtenstein, Mexico, Norway, San Marino, Suriname, Switzerland and Turkey may stay up to 90 days without a visa. Citizens of Argentina, Brazil, Hong Kong (SAR), Japan and Uruguay are allowed to stay 30 days, and Venezuelan citizens - 14 days, without a visa.
Nationals of the following countries will be issued a visa (for a fee appx. US$20) on arrival: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Georgia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Monaco, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.