Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (July 10, 2020)

Location: Jamaica

Event: Find the latest requirements for travel to Jamaica online at         

  • Please note that the Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  For more information about this Global Level 4 Health Advisory, please visit the following website: Travel.State.Gov.
  • If you are planning to travel to Jamaica, please ensure you review the information available through Jamaica’s official tourism website.
  • All travelers from the United States to Jamaica are required to request a Travel Authorization before departure.
  • Depending on the traveler’s state of residence in the United States, testing for COVID-19 may be required prior to departure.  Additional information can be found on the website.
  • U.S. citizens are reminded that depending on the individual circumstances, travelers to Jamaica may be subject to quarantine requirements in line with the Government of Jamaica’s health protocols for COVID-19.

For additional information regarding Jamaica’s COVID-19 tourism protocols, please visit the Jamaica Tourist Board website.

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