Jamaican High Commission in Pretoria

The Embassy of Jamaica is located in Pretoria which is the city of South Africa.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of Jamaica located in South Africa is Cheryl Spencer, High Commissioner. The primary purpose of an Embassy is to provide assistance to the citizens who travel or want to live in the host country. You need to have several documents for this purpose, and an embassy provides you all of the consulate services. To visit the embassy, you must make your appointment and choose the date/time that is available on the schedule.

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Head of Mission: Cheryl Spencer, High Commissioner

COVID-19 Statistics - Jamaica
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Jamaican High Commission in Pretoria could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Jamaica Tourists Details
Jamaica is a beautiful place to visit. It is quite popular for tourism as it has a number of historical places, and many other spots for tourists. Every year, a number of tourists visit Jamaica.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of Jamaica situated in South Africa. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, South Africa has a representation in Jamaica. The consulate services are granted to visitors from South Africa to Jamaica as well as to Afghan citizens in South Africa. These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarizing documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Absentee Tazkera
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Visa Types Granted By Jamaica Are;

  • Jamaica Tourist Visa
  • Jamaica Entry Visa
  • Jamaica Business Visa
  • Jamaica Employment Visa
  • Jamaica Student Visas
  • Jamaica Medical Visas (Med) & Medical Attendant Visas (Med X)
  • Jamaica Conference/Seminars Visas (C)
  • Jamaica Journalist Visas (J)
  • Jamaica Research Visas (R)
  • Jamaica Missionary Visas (M)
  • Jamaica Mountaineering Visas (Mx)
  • Jamaica Intern Visas (I)
  • Jamaica Film Visas (F)
  • Jamaica Transit Visas


You can book your appointments to visit the embassy by contacting them through phone call/ email or check schedules on their official website. It is mandatory to contact before visiting the embassy because the office hours may vary.

*Please help us to update with correct information for Jamaican High Commission in Pretoria, if you find this information is not correct.


Sheila Khama

I am a citizen of Botswana planning a week's holiday to Kingston. Do I need a visa?

Simplice Tsopgni

Good morning Dear Consul Am a resident in South Africa from Cameroon And ma sister living in Cameroon we should like to visit Jamaica on December 2023 can her sent her passport to me her in South Africa to obtained the visitor visa from South Africa as the is not Jamaica representative in Cameroon Please kindly assist on this matter . Best Regards Simplice Tsopgni