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C5 Immigration Card Information

The Jamaica C5 Form is an immigration form that all travelers need to complete to enter the country.

In the past, passengers had to complete a paper C5 Form for Jamaica on the plane.

Now, the form is completely electronic. It is quick and easy to complete your Jamaica C5 Form online.

Enter the relevant data into the fields provided and click “submit”. Your approved C5 will be delivered by email.

It is important to remember that a new C5 Jamaica Form is required every time you travel to the island country.

Each C5 Form allows you to enter Jamaica once — on the date specified on your form.

You need a C5 Form when arriving in Jamaica by air for any purpose.

All passengers need to complete the form. This includes Jamaican nationals and residents returning home.

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Entry Requirements with the C5

All passengers arriving by plane need a C5 Form to enter Jamaica.

You must also have a valid passport.

Some travelers may also be required to complete a Jamaica visa application to get the travel permit they need. This depends on the individual’s nationality.

You need to complete the C5 Form whether you also need a visa or not.

The Jamaican C5 Form application requirements include:

  • Details of a valid passport
  • Flight information
  • Accommodation information
  • Email address to receive the C5 Form
  • Credit or debit card to cover the C5 Form processing fee

You are required to book your flights to and from Jamaica and organize your accommodation for your stay before completing the C5 Form.

This information is required to fill out the online questionnaire.

Countries Eligible for Jamaica

Citizens from the countries listed below are eligible to apply online to enter Jamaica
  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bonaire
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China
  • Christmas Island
  • Cocos Islands
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Curacao
  • Czech Republic
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • Falkland Islands
  • Faroe Islands
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • French Polynesia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guam
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Ivory Coast
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau
  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Martinique
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • New Caledonia
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • North Korea
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Territory
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Pitcairn Islands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Republic of Cyprus
  • Reunion
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Barthelemy
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Martin
  • Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Sint Maarten
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • South Korea
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Svalbard and Jan Mayen
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Taiwan
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis and Futuna
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

How to complete the online Jamaica C5 Form

Enter your basic personal details, passport information, and contact details into the online form.

You must also provide details of your trip, including flight information, accommodation, and your purpose of entering Jamaica.

There is also a declaration about the luggage you are bringing with you and that you are not bringing any restricted items.

How to confirm payment for the Jamaica C5

There is a processing fee for the Jamaica C5 Form. Simply enter your credit or debit card details when prompted. You can then confirm the payment.

We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to encrypt all data for your privacy and security.

How do I receive my approved C5 Form for Jamaica?

You will receive the final C5 Form for Jamaica by email. You must provide an address on the application form to which the C5 can be sent.

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Jamaica Visa FAQ

  • What is the Jamaica C5?

    The Jamaica C5 Form is an important document that is essential when traveling to Jamaica.

    It is an immigration card that collects information about each passenger in the interest of border security.

    Travelers must provide their basic information and details of their trip.

    It also includes a declaration that they are not bringing any prohibited items into Jamaica.

    All passengers must have a completed C5 upon arrival in Jamaica.

  • Is the C5 Form for Jamaica a visa?

    No, the C5 Form is not the same as a Jamaica visa.

    The C5 is used to provide information about each traveler to Jamaican immigration authorities.

    A visa for Jamaica is a travel permit that certain nationalities need to be allowed to visit Jamaica.

    All passengers must complete the C5 form, whereas only some travelers need a visa in addition to their C5.

  • Do I need a visa to go to Jamaica?

    Some visitors to Jamaica will need a visa. This depends on their nationality.

    If you require a visa, you must complete a Jamaica visa application form. This can be done at an Embassy.

    You must meet the visa requirements for Jamaica to successfully apply.

    Visa holders need to complete the C5 Form as well.

  • Do you need a visa for Jamaica from the UK?

    No, you do not need a visa to go to Jamaica from the UK. British citizens can visit Jamaica visa-free for up to 6 months.

    However, you must still complete the C5 Form.

  • Do you need a visa for Jamaica from the US?

    No, US passport holders are visa-exempt for Jamaica for visits of up to 6 months. Americans must still have a completed Jamaican C5 Form.

  • Do you need a visa to Jamaica from Canada?

    No, Canadians enjoy visa exemption for visits to Jamaica. They may stay visa-free for a maximum of 6 months.

    Like all travelers, Canadians must still fill in a C5 Form for Jamaica.

  • What documents I need to travel to Jamaica?

    To travel to Jamaica, you need the following items:

    • Valid passport
    • Completed Jamaica C5 Form
    • Jamaican visa (if applicable)
  • Where can I apply for a Jamaica C5?

    You can apply for the Jamaica C5 online through this website. Click the green “Apply Online” button above to get started.

    The form is simple to complete. It will take you a matter of minutes to fill in and submit for processing.

  • How long will my Jamaica C5 take to process?

    The Jamaica C5 application process is very quick. Most travelers receive their completed C5 within a day.

    At most, it will take 2 days to process your form.

  • How do I apply for a Jamaica C5 online?

    You can apply right here on our website. Hit the green “Apply Online” button and enter your details into the fields provided.

    Once you have completed the C5 Form online, it is a good idea to double-check your answers for errors. Mistakes could hold up processing or even cause problems when you arrive at Jamaican border control.

    When you are satisfied that your C5 Form details are correct, you can pay the processing fee and submit your online form.

    After processing your answers, your completed C5 for Jamaica is delivered to the email address you provided.

  • Is the Jamaica C5 easy to get?

    The C5 Form for Jamaica is incredibly easy to get thanks to the user-friendly online form and rapid processing time.

    Simply enter the required information in the form and submit it electronically. You’ll receive an email within 2 days at most with your completed C5.

  • How can I check my Jamaica C5 status?

    You will be kept updated on the progress of your C5 application by email.

    If 2 days have passed, and you have not received your C5, check your spam folder in your emails.

    If you still cannot find the email, please contact us.

  • What ports of entry can I use with the Jamaica C5?

    The Jamaica C5 is used for air travel only.

    If you are arriving in Jamaica on any flight, you will need the form to enter the country.

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